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Wilbur Lansil

 (1855 - 1897)
Wilbur H. Lansil was active/lived in Massachusetts, Maine.  Wilbur Lansil is known for landscape and cattle painting..

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Wilbur Lansil


Wilbur H. Lansil is best known for his landscapes and paintings of cattle.  He was the brother of  Walter F. Lansil, the celebrated New England, maritime and Venetian painter. 
 
Wilbur was born in the bustling New England port city of Bangor, Maine on February 24, 1855, the son of Asa P. Lansil and Betsy Grout Lansil.  Bangor at the time was referred to as the "lumber capital of the world," and was one of the busiest ports on the east coast.  The Lansil brothers, Wilbur and Walter, were descendants of a Bangor seafaring family.  Their grandfather Charles V. Lansil was a Master Mariner, and their uncles James, Ephraim and George were sea captains.  Through their grandmother Ruth Paine, Walte  ...  Displaying 750 of 1786 characters.




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About  Wilbur Lansil

Born:  1855 - Bangor, Maine
Died:   1897 - Dorchester, Massachusetts
Known for:  landscape and cattle painting.