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

William Cahill

 (1878 - 1924)
William Vincent Cahill was active/lived in California, New York, Kansas, Illinois.  William Cahill is known for figure, sea-landscape and genre painting, educator.

William Cahill

William Cahill was known for his artwork and his involvement in the School for Illustration and Painting in Los Angeles.

Born in Syracuse, New York in 1878, Cahill began his studies of art at the Art Students League in New York, learning from Howard Pyle and Birge Harrison.  He then went on to study in Boston, Massachusetts with Edmund Tarbell and Frank Benson.  Out of his academic background Cahill developed a style based on Impressionism, and his work includes landscapes and figure studies.

Cahill shared a studio in Boston with John Hubbard Rich and also maintained a studio in Woodstock, New York.  In 1914 Cahill and Rich moved to Los Angeles where they founded the School for Illustration and Painti  ...  Displaying 750 of 4930 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  William Cahill

Born:  1878 - Syracuse, New York
Died:   1924 - Chicago, Illinois
Known for:  figure, sea-landscape and genre painting, educator