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Gifford Beal

 (1879 - 1956)
Gifford Beal was active/lived in New York.  Gifford Beal is known for painting-street-circus-coastal, mural.

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Gifford Beal


Gifford Beal, painter, etcher, muralist, and teacher, was born in New York City in 1879.  The son of landscape painter William Reynolds Beal, Gifford Beal began studying at William Merritt Chase's Shinnecock School of Art (the first established school of plein air painting in America) at the age of thirteen, when he accompanied his older brother, Reynolds, to summer classes.  He remained a pupil of Chase's for ten years also studying with him in New York City at the artist's private studio in the Tenth Street Studio Building.  Later at his father's behest, he attended Princeton University from 1896 to 1900 while still continuing his lessons with Chase.  Upon graduation from Princeton he took classes at the Art   ...  Displaying 750 of 7887 characters.



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About  Gifford Beal

Born:  1879 - New York City
Died:   1956 - New York City
Known for:  painting-street-circus-coastal, mural