Robert Kennedy Abbett
(1926 - 2015)
Robert Kennedy Abbett was active/lived in Connecticut, New York. Robert Abbett is known for genre-huntsmen-dogs painting, illustration.
Robert K. Abbett, noted as one of America's contemporary masters of
sporting and wildlife art, was born in Hammond, Indiana in 1926 and is
a graduate of Purdue University and the University of Missouri.
attending night and weekend classes at both the Chicago Academy of Fine
Art and the American Academy of Art, Abbett pursued a career in
editorial and advertising art in Chicago, moving to Connecticut in 1953
to be closer to the editorial markets. There he illustrated for The Woman's Home Companion, Argosy, Sports Afield, Reader's Digest and True magazines;
worked with several of the west coast motion picture studios and did
covers for all of the major paperback publishers.
In 1970, the
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