(1857 - 1928)
Edwin Forest Beckwith was active/lived in Michigan, Ohio. Edwin Beckwith is known for landscape and portrait painting.
Biography Edwin Beckwith
Dr. Edwin F. Beckwith, a leading medical practitioner in Ionia, Michigan for much of his life, was a native of Ohio, having been born in Marietta, Ohio, the son of Dr. Ephraim and Frances (Forrest) Beckwith.
He received his early education in Zanesville, Cincinnati and Columbus where he graduated from high school. From early childhood he displayed artistic talent, and this he cultivated by courses in art from Farmers College, now Belmont College, near Cincinnati. Other than these brief courses, he was entirely self-taught.
Much of his early artwork - landscapes and portraits - was exhibited in Columbus and attracted favorable attention among friends and critics in local art circles. In 1879 he received several aw
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