(1857 - 1893)
Wilson DeMeza was active/lived in New York, New Jersey. Wilson DeMeza is known for magazine illustrator, impressionist painter.
Biography Wilson DeMeza
Wilson DeMeza, 1857-1893, was born in Tarrytown, New York and died in
Lakewood, New Jersey. He studied Civil Engineering and Law prior
to beginning his life as an Artist .
He studied at Lehigh before moving to New York City where he became an Illustrator for Life and Cosmopolitan Magazines, for children's books, and a Portrait and Impressionist Painter.
In 1883 he travelled to Paris, and in 1885, he exhibited in the "Salon".
De Meza was stricken with consumption and died at Lakewood, New Jersey on April 27th, 1893.
Submitted by Joanne Conti
From Frank Fowler, Vol. 1, No-3, the Quarterly Illustrator, of the 3rd qtr. 1893.