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David Hitchcock

 (1861 - 1943)
David Howard Hitchcock was active/lived in Hawaii, California.  David Hitchcock is known for island-volcanic-coastal landscape.

David Hitchcock

Long regarded as one of the most important interpreters of the Hawaiian landscape, David Howard Hitchcock had a lengthy and prolific career, spanning more than sixty years. His finest period as a landscapist was from about 1905 to 1930. In addition to his paintings of volcanoes, also Hitchcock became widely known for his large dioramas and other mural-size painting of island scenes. In the early 20th century, Hitchcock was arguably Hawaii's outstanding resident professional artist.

Born in Hilo, Hawaii, he was the first Hawaii-born painter to receive formal art training in Paris. D. Howard Hitchcock did numerous paintings of volcanoes, which circulated widely enough to attract tourist attention to the islands. He depicted the volcano  ...  Displaying 750 of 9968 characters.

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About  David Hitchcock

Born:  1861 - Hilo, Hawaii
Died:   1943 - Honolulu, Hawaii
Known for:  island-volcanic-coastal landscape