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Harry Barnitz

 (1864 - 1916)
Harry Wilson Barnitz was active/lived in Illinois, Ohio.  Harry Barnitz is known for landscape, figure, portrait painting.

Biography   Harry Barnitz

Harry W. Barnitz was a student of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and studied under the renowned American Realist painter, Thomas Eakins. Eakins, who painted a portrait of Barnitz when he was just nineteen, complimented his young student in a letter from 1884, “[y]ou draw and paint very well and extremely well for your age.  I know no one who has a better start.” 

In 1887, he moved to Atlanta for a brief period and taught at the Atlanta Art School as well as the Washington Seminary for Girls.  He also shared a studio with Henry Ossawa Tanner, a fellow student from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.  Orion Frazee, a local sculptor, art critic, and prominent figure of the Atlanta art scene described him   ...  Displaying 750 of 910 characters.

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