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Solomon Carvalho

 (1815 - 1897)
Solomon Nunes Carvalho was active/lived in New York, California, South Carolina.  Solomon Carvalho is known for portrait and landscape painting, survey artist, daguerreotypes.

Solomon Carvalho

A portrait painter, expedition artist, and daguerrotypist, Soloman Carvalho was active in both the eastern and western United States.  He was born in Charleston, South Carolina, and moved with his family to Baltimore in 1828, and in 1835, to Philadelphia, where he was a portraiture student of Thomas Sully.  From 1838 to 1850, he worked as an artist in Philadelphia and was also active in Charleston, Washington DC, and Baltimore where he had a daguerreotype studio and exhibited at the Maryland Historical Society.

From 1853 to 1854, he was the official photographer and artist of General John C Fremont's expedition from Missouri to Utah to demonstrate to politicians that the railway route could be followed in winter.&  ...  Displaying 750 of 2301 characters.

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About  Solomon Carvalho

Born:  1815 - Charleston, South Carolina
Died:   1897 - New York City
Known for:  portrait and landscape painting, survey artist, daguerreotypes