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Robert Whale

 (1805 - 1887)
Robert Reginald Whale was active/lived in Ontario, New Hampshire / Canada, England.  Robert Whale is known for landscape and portrait painting.

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Robert Whale


Robert Reginald Whale was a painter.  He was born in Alternun, Cornwall, England; he emigrated to Burford, Ontario, Canada in 1852.  He moved to Brantford, Ontario in 1864, where he lived for the rest of his life and died. (1)
 
His primary medium was oil paint.  His subjects were portraits, landscapes, wildlife, genre, still life, and historic events.  The landscape and genre locations were in Ontario and the White Mountains of New Hampshire.  Many of his most popular views (best sellers) were repeatedly reproduced by him in varying degrees of quality, sometimes with small variations of elements.  For example, one of his most famous images, Niagara Falls, with a train in the fore  ...  Displaying 750 of 5103 characters.



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About  Robert Whale

Born:  1805 - Alternum, Cornwall, England
Died:   1887 - Brantford, Ontario, Canada
Known for:  landscape and portrait painting