Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

John Weir

 (1841 - 1926)
John Ferguson Weir was active/lived in Connecticut, Rhode Island.  John Weir is known for portrait, genre, landscape.

Biography   John Weir


/ WEER /    click to hear
A painter, sculptor, writer, and teacher, John Weir was a highly talented man whose painting was overshadowed by his father, Robert Weir, the long-time West Point Academy drawing teacher, and his brother, J Alden Weir, well-known impressionist painter.

His distinguished reputation was primarily based on his accomplishments as a teacher and administrator. For many years, from 1869 to 1913, John Weir was the Director of the Yale University School of Fine Arts. He was also a commissioner of the art exhibition at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia.

Weir was born at West Point, New York, and by age 20, had a studio in New York City in the Tenth Street Studio Building, the first building in America dedicated to art studios,   ...  Displaying 750 of 1989 characters.

    >   Continue reading about John Weir

People viewing  John Weir  also view


J Alden Weir


John Williamson
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed John Weir


askART essays containing:   John Weir


Hudson River School Painters  
    
>  View all AskART essays

Museums (15):  John Weir    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
An example of work by John Weir
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research John Weir

Consider a subscription!  More info



Pink And White Roses
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research John Weir

Consider a subscription!  More info



A Good Book
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research John Weir

Consider a subscription!  More info