(1848 - 1922)
Robert Bolling Brandegee was active/lived in Connecticut, New York. Robert Brandegee is known for teaching, figure, landscape, botanics and genre painting.
Biography Robert Brandegee
Robert Bolling Brandegee, painter and teacher was born in Berlin, Connecticut in 1849. Although information about his early art training is vague it is believed that he studied with John Henry Hill and later had a winter of instruction with Thomas Charles Farrer. Brandegee's early works were small-scale watercolors painted in the exacting technique and brilliant palette of the American Ruskinian circle, the Pre Raphaelites.
In April, 1872, Brandegee left for Paris where he worked in the small atelier of Louis-MarieFrancois Jacquesson de la Chevreuse, and, on August 24, 1875, enrolled at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts.' Among the other American artists who studied with Jacquesson were J. Alden Weir, Dwight William Tryon,
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