Charles Robert Knight
(1874 - 1953)
Charles Robert Knight was active/lived in New York. Charles Knight is known for animals in landscape painting-dinosaurs, sculpture.
Charles was an American artist best known for his influential paintings
of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals. His works have been
reproduced in many books and exhibited at major museums in the United
As a child, Knight was deeply interested in nature and animals, and
spent many hours copying the illustrations from his father's natural
history books. Though legally blind because of astigmatism and a
subsequent injury to his right eye, Knight pursued his artistic
talents with the help of specially-designed glasses, and at the age of
twelve, he enrolled at the Metropolitan Art School to become a
commercial artist. In 1890, he was hired by a church-decorating
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