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George Albert Thompson

 (1868 - 1938)
George Albert Thompson was active/lived in Connecticut.  George Thompson is known for landscape, coastal view and harbor scene painting.

Biography  
George Albert Thompson


George Albert Thompson   (1868 - 1938)

Best known for Connecticut landscapes and coastal scenes including atmospheric nocturnes, George Thompson frequently painted around Bridgeport, Mystic, and New Haven. He briefly studied with John La Farge, and spent five years in Paris and one summer in Giverny*, France. 

In 1898 he returned to the United States and received a B.F.A. from Yale School of Fine Arts, which he attended for six years.  He taught painting at the Yale School of the Fine Arts from 1900 to 1910, the same years that he was President of the Paint & Clay Club*.  Of the Club, he was founder, first President, and a major figure for over thirty years, being the most prolific exhibitor in th  ...  Displaying 750 of 1827 characters.



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About  George Albert Thompson

Born:  1868
Died:   1938
Known for:  landscape, coastal view and harbor scene painting