Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Yarnall Abbott

 (1870 - 1938)
Yarnall (Yarnell) Abbott was active/lived in Pennsylvania, Massachusetts.  Yarnall Abbott is known for landscape, marine and genre painting, photography.

Biography  
Yarnall Abbott


Born and raised in Philadelphia, Yarnall Abbott was a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He practiced law with his father before quitting to become a full-time artist.

He studied art in Paris and then returned to the United States where he continued instruction at the Pennsylvania Academy. He was a summer visitor to Rockport and painted many marine and landscape scenes there. He also used his legal skills to draft the constitution and by-laws of the Rockport Art Association.

He was a member of the Philadelphia Sketch Club, an exhibitor at the Society of Independent Artists, a writer who contributed to art magazines, and a lecturer on art appreciation.

Source: Miriam Lippincott (Editor) "Artists of t  ...  Displaying 750 of 3353 characters.



Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  Yarnall Abbott

Born:  1870 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died:   1938
Known for:  landscape, marine and genre painting, photography