Colin Campbell Cooper
(1856 - 1937)
Colin Campbell Cooper was active/lived in California, Pennsylvania. Colin Cooper is known for city buildings, street scene, floral and portrait painting, teaching.
A resident and distinguished impressionist painter of both the East and
West Coasts, Colin Campbell Cooper earned an international reputation
with his depictions of landscapes, florals, portraits, gardens,
interiors and figures. He was especially noted for street scenes and
skyscrapers of New York and Philadelphia, and his impressionist* palette
was inspired by Childe Hassam, whom he met in New York beginning in the
In the later part of his life, he focused on West Coast
subject matter and espoused The California Style* of watercolor
painting, a bold, aggressive new oil-painting look to a medium that had
traditionally been used more modestly.
He was born in
Philadelphia to an upper class family where t ... Displaying 750 of 15259 characters.