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Robert Nisbet

 (1879 - 1961)
Robert Hogg Nisbet was active/lived in Connecticut, Rhode Island.  Robert Nisbet is known for landscape, figure, genre, etcher.

Biography  
Robert Nisbet


Credit for the following biography is given to Robert A. Nisbet Jr. and William Nisbet Ross.

Robert Hogg Nisbet is noted for his landscape, figure, genre, and etching work. He is associated with Connecticut art colonies including Old Lyme.  Nisbet was born in Providence, Rhode Island on August 25, 1879.  His parents were William Douglas Nisbet and Isabella Hogg, and Robert was the eldest of four children. His grandparents, William and Catherine Nisbet had emigrated from the Scottish border country to the United States.

Robert entered the Rhode Island School of Design when he was eight, and later studied in New York and abroad.  He taught at Brown University and was president of the Art Students League of New Yor  ...  Displaying 750 of 2291 characters.



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About  Robert Nisbet

Born:  1879 - Providence, Rhode Island
Died:   1961 - South Kent, Connecticut
Known for:  landscape, figure, genre, etcher