(1851 - 1928)
Aloysius C. O'Kelly was active/lived in New York / Ireland. Aloysius OKelly is known for landscape, harbors, genre, narrative.
Born in Dublin, studying in Paris, painting in Brittany and traveling
widely, exhibiting regularly in Dublin and London, Aloysius O'Kelly was
virtually forgotten in Ireland until recently, because he emigrated to
America. He was born in Dublin in 1851. In about 1875, he
went to Paris and became a student of Leon Bonnat and Jean Leon Gerome
at the Ecole des Beaux Arts. O'Kelly was one of the first Irish
artists in Brittany, exhibiting Breton scenes in Dublin and in London
in the late 1870's, and again in the mid 1880's.
O'Kelly's painting varies in subject and style which makes it
difficult to establish a chronology or identify him with a particular
style. His styles include 1880's Realism, p ... Displaying 750 of 4648 characters.