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George Henry (Hirst) Bogert

 (1864 - 1944)
George Henry (Hirst) Bogert was active/lived in New York / France.  George Bogert is known for landscape, marine-Venice views.

George Henry (Hirst) Bogert

Born in New York City, George Henry Bogert (often confused with George Hirst Bogert 1864-1923) became known for landscapes, seascapes of Venice and urban subjects and is especially aligned with the style of Tonalism* and the Barbizon School* of painting. 

In his signature work, he used "cool blue tones to achieve blurred form and soft half-light effects, further accentuated by the application of dense impasto." (Zellman 385).  Much of this work seemed related to the popular turn-of-the-century soft focus photography.

In the early 1880s, he studied at the National Academy of Design* and then went to Paris where his teachers were Puvis de Chavannes, Raphael Collin and Aime Morot.

From 1884 to 1888, he spent fou  ...  Displaying 750 of 1723 characters.

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About  George Henry (Hirst) Bogert

Born:  1864 - New York City
Died:   1944 - New York City
Known for:  landscape, marine-Venice views