John Evers Jr
(1797 - 1884)
John Evers, Jr. was active/lived in New York. John Evers Jr is known for Landscape, miniature, panoramic and theatrical scene painting.
Biography John Evers, Jr.
This following biography was researched, compiled, and written by Geoffrey K. Fleming, Executive Director, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV.
JOHN EVERS JR. (August 17, 1797 – May 3, 1884)
Landscape, miniature, and panoramic and theatrical scene painter. Born in Newtown, Queens County, Long Island, New York, the son of John Evers Sr. His father was one of a group of men who introduced the earliest hunt club – known first as the ‘Gentlemen’s Winter Club’ and later as the ‘St. George’s Hunt Club’ (of which George Washington was a subscriber) – to New York City and was among the first to bring the accoutrements of the English hunt to Long Island.
Though born on Long Island – purportedly in the sam