(1847 - 1915)
Milne Ramsey was active/lived in Pennsylvania, New Jersey. Milne Ramsey is known for still life, landscape and portrait painting.
Born in Philadelphia and living there for most of his career, Milne
Ramsey was a still life, landscape, and figure painter and remains best
known for his highly realistic still lifes, some of them in the trompe
However, his version of trompe l'oeil seemed uniquely his
own as his use of color was quite aggressive, and his paintings combined
objects rendered in trompe l'oeil with others that were less precise.
He had particular skill in detailed arrangement and composition of
objects with various textures and reflecting surfaces.
received his art training at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and
then spent over ten years working and travelling in Europe including
study in Paris in t ... Displaying 750 of 3916 characters.