(1869 - 1951)
John H. Weygandt was active/lived in Pennsylvania, Tennessee. John Weygandt is known for landscape painting.
Biography John Weygandt
John H. Weygandt was an impressionist landscape painter who lived in New Hope from 1926 until 1951. He was born in Slatington, Pennsylvania, and received his formal art training at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts with Thomas Eakins, Robert Vonnoh, Thomas Anshutz and William Merritt Chase. He then traveled to Paris for two years of studies at the Atelier Colarossi with Andre Dauchez, Lucien Simon and Jacques Blanche.
A gifted artist, Weygandt's paintings are distinct as he used a series of small broken brush strokes throughout his entire compositions. He lived along the towpath on the outskirts of New Hope, a short distance from the home of his friend Robert Spencer. There are definite similarities between the two artists' w