(1870 - 1965)
Raphael Senseman was active/lived in New Jersey. Raphael Senseman is known for seasonal landscape painting.
The following text, written June 14, 2011, by columnist Kevin Riordan, is from philly.com, online from The Philadelphia Inquirer:
South Jersey painter Raphael Senseman had a popular touch
Richard Pillatt talks about Raphael Senseman's painting of Lord Camden, to his… (RON TARVER / Staff Photographer)
The painter Raphael Senseman, who mass-produced and then peddled his pastel pictures door to door, "wasn't a great artist," Richard Pillatt observed.
"He was the epitome of a commercial artist," the historian added, describing the "amazingly prolific" Collingswood painter during a talk at the Camden County Historical Society on Sunday.
"He rarely worked in oil, because oil was expensive," said Pillatt, ... Displaying 750 of 3444 characters.