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William Harnett

 (1848 - 1892)
William Michael Harnett was active/lived in Pennsylvania, New York.  William Harnett is known for trompe l'oeil still life painter, hanging game.

Keywords and Quick Facts for William Harnett


Birth / Death:  1848 Clonakilty, Ireland - 1892 New York, New York

Methods for William Harnett

Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking

Media for William Harnett

Cardboard

Styles for William Harnett

Trompe l'oeil

Subjects for William Harnett

Animals, Mammals
Birds, Ornithology
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Portraits
Still Life

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for William Harnett

England Before 1900
Europe
Germany Before 1900
Paris Studied and/or Worked Before 1900

Art Association for William Harnett

Brooklyn Art Association

Teachers for William Harnett

William Leibl

Schools for William Harnett

Cooper Union Art School, Cooper School of Design, Student
German Academies Before 1900
National Academy of Design School, Student
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Student

Chronology for William Harnett

Late 19th Century, After Civil War

Collections for William Harnett

Jo Ann & Julian Ganz, Jr. Collection
John & Dolores Beck Collection
John J. McDonough Collection
Preston Morton Collection
Susan & Herbert Adler Collection
Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection

Added Description for William Harnett

Figure Specialty
Still Life Specialty

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for William Harnett

Edith Halpert Downtown Gallery, New York

Exhibition of Art Association for William Harnett

Brooklyn Art Association-
National Academy of Design-

Exhibition of Museum for William Harnett

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Museum of Modern Art, New York
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Exhibition of Art Gallery and/or Salon for William Harnett

Paris Salons


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