(1774 - 1825)
Raphaelle Peale was active/lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland. Raphaelle Peale is known for still-life, portraits, and figure painting.
Raphaelle Peale was born in Annapolis, Maryland in 1774. He was
the eldest son of Charles Willson Peale, under whom he first studied in
Philadelphia. He was the first of Peale's children to survive
infancy. In the early 1790s, he helped his father run the Peale
Museum in Philadelphia. In 1796 he attempted, together with his
brother Rembrandt, to organize a portrait gallery, which apparently
failed, for in 1799 he had settled in Philadelphia as a miniature
He spent the major part of his life in
Philadelphia. Raphaelle was the tragic figure in the Peale
household. Full of impish humor and artistic genius, he was never
able to earn a living from his art. In the absence of comm ... Displaying 750 of 3166 characters.