John Henry Twachtman
(1853 - 1902)
John Henry Twachtman was active/lived in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Ohio. John Twachtman is known for landscape and portrait painting, illustrator.
Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, John Twachtman became a leading Impressionist
and Tonalist painter of atmospheric landscapes of the late 19th
century. He was a founding member of Ten American Painters, a
group that broke away from the disciplines of the Academy of Design in
New York City. Art historian William Gerdts described Twachtman
as "the most consistently admired of all the Impressionists painters
until the denunciation of Impressionism in American in the wake of more
He first studied at the Ohio
Mechanics Institute, and in 1874 began to paint with Frank Duveneck, an
artist of the Munich School of direct, impasto brushwork, often in dark
tones. In 1875, Twachtman went to Eu ... Displaying 750 of 23225 characters.