(1849 - 1935)
Henry Newell Cady was active/lived in Rhode Island, New Jersey. Henry Cady is known for New England seascape, coastal views.
An artist at the turn of the century from the small coastal town of
Warren, Rhode Island, Henry Cady was best known for his seascapes of
the New England coastline with a sensitive touch for capturing the
effects of sky and sunlight conditions as they affected the sea and
rocky shoreline in ever-changing rhythms. As a self-taught painter,
Cady exhibited amazing ability at a young age. One of his paintings,
dated 1869 when he was twenty, of seacoast waves crashing on the rocky
New England shore, hangs in the John Hay Library of Brown University.
was born on July 8, 1849, near the waters of Narragansett Bay. His
leisure was spent in the quaint harbor of Warren where old whalers and
merchantmen landed. Here he learned to k ... Displaying 750 of 7503 characters.