(1867 - 1921)
Henry Landon Parkhurst was active/lived in Illinois, New York. Henry Parkhurst is known for painting, teaching, design.
Biography Henry Parkhurst
A painter, designer and architect, Henry Landon Parkhurst was also
instructor at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, Cooper Union and the New
York School of Applied Design for Women. As a painter, he was
active in the New York Sketch Club.
Parkhurst was born in Oswego, New York and studied at the New York Academy of Fine Arts.
For the Union Congregational Church in Worcester, Massachusetts,
Parkhurst designed in 1896 a seven-foot tall stained glass window, Angel of Praise. It was described in The New York Times
as "a wonderfully crafted, opalescent Victorian vision in pinks, mauves
and turquoises of a full-length female angel in flowing robes"
(Glueck). After removal from the demolished
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