(1871 - 1958)
Tracy Hoppin was active/lived in Pennsylvania. Tracy Hoppin is known for landscape, portrait, marine.
Biography Tracy Hoppin
The following, submitted April 2005 by Raymond Penn, was taken from the Philadelphia Century Club Memorial for Tracy Hoppin after his death.
'Tracy Hoppin was brought up in Providence and graduated from Harvard in 1893. As an undergraduate he was the college tennis champion. After a year at Harvard Law School he dropped out and went abroad in order to attend to some family business. He was then taken very ill and, being incapacitated for a long time, he began to cultivate an interest and talent for painting. On his full recovery he studied with great intensity, first at the Artist Students League in New York and then at the Beaux Arts.
He did some portraits but his main interest was in landscapes. His works were in the tra
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