Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

John Prud'homme

 (1800 - 1892)
John Francis Eugene Prud'homme was active/lived in New York, District Of Columbia.  John Prudhomme is known for portrait reproduction and banknote engraving, curator.

Biography   John Prud'homme


Known for engravings, including bank notes and portrait reproductions, John Prud'homme was born in Saint Thomas of the West Indies, and at age seven, moved with his parents to New York City.  There he learned the art of portrait engraving from his brother-in-law, Thomas Gimbredeas, and by age 21, had a career of his own. Many of his portraits were published in the four volume book, National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans, 1834-1839, by James Herring and James Barton Longacre.

After being well established with portrait work, he turned increasingly to independent projects such as banknote engraving.  From 1835 to 1847, he exhibited his work in New York at the National Academy of Design of   ...  Displaying 750 of 1621 characters.

    >   Continue reading about John Prud'homme

Name Variants for John Prud'homme





Museums (1):  John Prud'homme    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing