(1845 - 1907)
Howard Helmick was active/lived in District Of Columbia, Ohio / Europe. Howard Helmick is known for genre, figure, illustrator, etcher.
Biography Howard Helmick
the United States, Howard Helmick attended the Ohio Mechanics Institute in
Cincinnati and later traveled to Paris and London where he became
friendly with artist James Abbott McNeill Whistler. He exhibited at
London's Royal Academy and several of the titles shown there suggest
Irish subjects. The RHA, Dublin lists exhibits by him in 1879 and 1889
and his time spent in Cork was recorded by a writer friend, Hawthorne.
further reading see: Kinmonth, C., 'Howard Eaton Helmick Revisited;
Matrimony and Material Culture through Irish Art' in V. Krielkamp ed.,
Rural Ireland: The Inside Story (Exhibition Catalogue, Boston
College/McMullen Museum, 2012), 89-102.