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Peter Aitken

 (born 1858)
Peter Aitken was active/lived in New York / Canada.  Peter Aitken is known for wood engraving.

Biography   Peter Aitken


Peter Aitken   (1858-   )

Born in Dundas, Canada in 1858.  He was noted as being a pupil of Timothy Cole, the highly regarded American engraver.  In 1893 he was awarded a medal at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago.  In 1900 he was living in Brooklyn, New York.

Sources include:
Official Illustrated Catalogue, Fine Arts Exhibit, United States of America Exhibit, Paris Exposition of 1900.  Noyes, Platt & Company, Boston, 1900.

Information provided by Edward P. Bentley, researcher of Lansing, Michigan.



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