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Andrew Melrose

 (1836 - 1901)
Andrew W. Melrose was active/lived in New Jersey, California.  Andrew Melrose is known for landscape, Indian figures, genre.

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Andrew Melrose


New Jersey artist Andrew Melrose painted traditional, atmospheric landscapes inspired by travels in Europe, South America, and various regions of the United States. Many of his best paintings are views of New York State and New Jersey, especially regions of the Hudson River Valley and New York Harbor. Melrose typically painted in an indigenous American style of landscape painting, which may be characterized as romantic realism.

A self-taught artist, Melrose was born in Selkirk, Scotland in 1836. Although few records exist of his activity prior to the Civil War, it is thought that Melrose emigrated to the United States about 1856. In the two decades after 1865, he worked out of New Jersey, where he maintained studios in Hoboken and Gu  ...  Displaying 750 of 14803 characters.



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About  Andrew Melrose

Born:  1836 - Selkirk, Scotland
Died:   1901 - West New York, New Jersey
Known for:  landscape, Indian figures, genre