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William Picknell

 (1853 - 1897)
William Lamb Picknell was active/lived in Massachusetts, California, Vermont / France.  William Picknell is known for landscape theme paintings, plein- air.

Keywords and Quick Facts for William Picknell


Birth / Death:  1853 Hinesburg, Vermont - 1897 Marblehead, Massachusetts

Methods for William Picknell

Easel Painting
Impasto, Heavy Paint
Palette Knife, Heavy Texture

Media for William Picknell

Styles for William Picknell

Impressionism Before 1940

Subjects for William Picknell

Coastal, Shoreline Views
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
Landscape
Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats, Canoes
North American Frontier Genre, Pioneers
Still Life
Waterfowl

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for William Picknell

California Before 1940
England Before 1900
Europe
Expatriate from USA or Canada
Italy Before World War I
Paris Studied and/or Worked Before 1900
Venice, Italy

Art Association for William Picknell

National Academy of Design, Elected Member
Society of American Artists

Teachers for William Picknell

George Inness
George Loring Brown
Jean Leon Gerome

Schools for William Picknell

Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, Student

Chronology for William Picknell

Late 19th Century, After Civil War

Collections for William Picknell

Chicago Union League Club
Haussner Collection, Baltimore
Pfeil Collection-Impressionists

Added Description for William Picknell

Landscape Specialty

Artist Colony for William Picknell

Pont Aven, France

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for William Picknell

Louisiana Purchase Expo, St. Louis World's Fair 1904
World's Columbian Exposition, 1892-1893

Exhibition of Art Association for William Picknell

Boston Art Club-
Lotos Club
National Academy of Design-

Exhibition of Museum for William Picknell

Art Institute of Chicago
Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Exhibition of Art Gallery and/or Salon for William Picknell

Paris Salons


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Early Evening

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