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Henry Eddy

 (1878 - 1944)
Henry Stephens Eddy was active/lived in New Jersey, Massachusetts.  Henry Eddy is known for landscape, harbor genre painting.

Biography  
Henry Eddy


Henry Stephens Eddy   (1878-1944)

An artist noted for his vibrant canvases of Nantucket's rambling lanes, alleys and light-splashed waterfront,  Henry Stephens Eddy used a bright palette and generous amounts of paint, mixed with choppy, expressive brushwork to capture light at a specific time of day.

Indeed, a review of the Easy Street Gallery's first exhibition in the Inquirer and Mirror singled out Eddy for praise: "One feels in (his canvas) the beauty and quietude of the early morning."  This gallery, opened in 1924, dominated the art scene in Nantucket at the height of the early Art Colony years and Eddy was an extremely popular exhibitor. 

Born in Rahway, New Jersey, the artist later  ...  Displaying 750 of 3173 characters.




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About  Henry Eddy

Born:  1878 - Rahway, New Jersey
Died:   1944 - Nantucket, Massachusetts
Known for:  landscape, harbor genre painting