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Leonard Ochtman

 (1854 - 1934)
Leonard Ochtman was active/lived in Connecticut.  Leonard Ochtman is known for seasonal landscape painter, some genre.

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Leonard Ochtman


Born in Zonnemain, Holland, Leonard Ochtman became a noted Tonalist and Impressionist landscape painter of sunsets, twilight and dawn scenes that conveyed silence and serenity.  His work was highly sought after in the early part of the 20th century when he did many award-winning oils and watercolors, but his reputation was eclipsed by the advent of modernism.

Ochtman was brought to America in 1866 and settled with his parents in Albany, New York. He became an apprentice in engraving, but as a painter was almost entirely self-taught. He drew and painted from nature and from what he saw in galleries. 

He attended the Art Students League in New York City during the winter of 1879, and then established a st  ...  Displaying 750 of 5145 characters.



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About  Leonard Ochtman

Born:  1854 - Zonnemain, Holland
Died:   1934 - Cos Cob, Connecticut
Known for:  seasonal landscape painter, some genre