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May Preston

 (1873 - 1949)
May Wilson Preston was active/lived in New York.  May Preston is known for illustration, genre, figure, landscape painting.

Keywords and Quick Facts for May Preston


Birth / Death:  1873 New York, New York - 1949 Easthampton, New York

Methods for May Preston

Easel Painting
Illustration, Illustrator
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint

Media for May Preston

Styles for May Preston

Impressionism Before 1940

Subjects for May Preston

Cityscape, City Views, City Scenes
Coastal, Shoreline Views
Female Face and Figure
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
History: Historical Figures, Sites, Events
Landscape
New York City
Portraits

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for May Preston

Europe
Paris Studied and/or Worked Before 1900

Art Association for May Preston

National Arts Club, New York
National Association of Women Artists
Society of Illustrators-

Teachers for May Preston

James McNeill Whistler
John Henry Twachtman
Robert Henri
William Merritt Chase

Schools for May Preston

Art Students League of New York, Student
National Academy of Design School, Student
New York School of Art, Chase School, Student

Chronology for May Preston

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 19th Century, After Civil War

Collections for May Preston

Louise and Alan Sellars Collection
Neville-Strass Collection

Added Description for May Preston

Figure Specialty
Genre Specialty
Illustration Specialty

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for May Preston

Panama Pacific Exhibition of 1915

Exhibition of Art Association for May Preston

National Academy of Design-
National Association of Women Artists-
Society of Illustrators
Society of Independent Artists--

Exhibition of Museum for May Preston

Art Institute of Chicago
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Exhibition of Special Venue for May Preston

Armory Show 1913, New York


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