(1852 - 1896)
Theodore Robinson was active/lived in New York, Vermont / France. Theodore Robinson is known for Landscape, genre, portrait painting.
Born in Vermont and raised in Wisconsin, Theodore Robinson was a
founding member of the Art Students League* in New York City and then
became one of the pioneers of Impressionism* in America. His style was
refined with feathery brushwork and a soft palette, and he continually
explored facets of the innovative style.
He first studied in
Chicago and then in New York and after that, spent eight years in
France studying in Paris with Jean Leon Gerome, Carolus Duran, and
Benjamin Constant, and in Barbizon* with Jean Corot. He was one of the
first Americans to paint at Giverny* during Claude Monet's presence
there and the only American to work directly with and have a close
friendship with Monet. He has been de ... Displaying 750 of 22884 characters.