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Charles Wright

 (1852 - 1901)
Charles Lennox I Wright was active/lived in New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey.  Charles Wright is known for photography, painting.

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A painter, illustrator and teacher, Charles Lennox Wright I usually signed his paintings C. Lennox Wright. He was married to Charlotte Elizabeth Gardner who painted and copied paintings of Howard Pyle.

Wright lived in New York City, where he had a rotagravure business and did very little painting - even though his family have found a few paintings. He was "The Pioneer of Zinc Etching" which revolutionized photographic reproduction, according to the NY Historical Society quarterly dated April 1952.

He was also a photographer in Frank Leslie's "Gallery," where photographic portraits of eminent men were transformed into wood engravings.His etchings were donated to the NY Historical Society and there was an exhibition there in 19   ...  Displaying 750 of 1106 characters.

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