Walter Mason Oddie
(1808 - 1865)
Walter Mason Oddie was active/lived in New York. Walter Oddie is known for landscape, panorama painting.
This following biography was researched, compiled, and written by Geoffrey K. Fleming, Executive Director, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV.
WALTER MASON ODDIE, A.N.A. (1807/08 – November 15, 1865)
Landscape painter and merchant. A prominent Brooklyn, Long Island, New York painter, he is best remembered as one of the first teachers of the respected American genre painter, Edward Lamson Henry (1841 – 1919).
His place of birth is variously reported as Maryland or Washington, DC, or possibly New Orleans, Louisiana, where his father lived before moving permanently to New York. Walter Mason Oddie was the son of Cornelia Wattles (1784 – 1821) and John Ward Oddie (1772 – 1865). John Oddie was a ... Displaying 750 of 14174 characters.