Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Arthur Jansson

 (1890 - 1960)
Arthur August Jansson was active/lived in New York.  Arthur Jansson is known for diorama painter, designer.

Biography   Arthur Jansson


Trained at the Art Students League in New York from 1909 to 1912, as well as at the New York Industrial Arts School and the School of Modern Methods in Chicago, Jansson served as a background painter for dioramas in the American Museum of Natural History Hall of Asian Mammals, the Akeley Hall of African Mammals, and the Birds of the World Hall.

Jansson accompanied Carl Akeley on Akeley's final expedition to Africa in 1926 to gather field sketches for the dioramas in the African Hall.  Jansson also completed diorama backgrounds for the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia and the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C.


Source:
http://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/dioramas/artists/pain   ...  Displaying 750 of 758 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Arthur Jansson


Museums (1):  Arthur Jansson    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
Curly
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Arthur Jansson

Consider a subscription!  More info