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Arthur Parton

 (1842 - 1914)
Arthur Parton was active/lived in New York.  Arthur Parton is known for mountain landscape, still life and animal painting.

Arthur Parton

Known as a Hudson River School painter, especially of mountain landscapes, Arthur Parton was well established in the New York art world where he exhibited at the National Academy of Design for more than half a century.  He was born in Hudson, New York to a religious family supported by a cabinetmaker father.  He enrolled in the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts as a student of William Trost Richards, who remained a strong influence, and in 1862, his first exhibitions were in Philadelphia.

In 1864, he moved to New York City where he exhibited regularly with the National Academy of Design excepting 1869 when he spent a year in Europe and was influenced by the Barbizon style of painting.

In 1874, he and his   ...  Displaying 750 of 1518 characters.

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About  Arthur Parton

Born:  1842 - Hudson, New York
Died:   1914
Known for:  mountain landscape, still life and animal painting