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John Frederick Kensett

 (1816 - 1872)
John Frederick Kensett was active/lived in New York, Connecticut.  John Kensett is known for landscape and coastal scene painting, engravings.

Keywords and Quick Facts for John Frederick Kensett


Birth / Death:  1816 Cheshire, Connecticut - 1872 Long Island, New York

Methods for John Frederick Kensett

Banknote Engraving
Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Topography, Mapmaking, Cartography

Media for John Frederick Kensett

Engraving
Etching, Etcher
Ink

Styles for John Frederick Kensett

Hudson River School

Subjects for John Frederick Kensett

Animals, Mammals
Architecture, Buildings, Houses, Structures, Linearity
Coastal, Shoreline Views
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Landscape
Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats, Canoes
Mountain Views, Mountainscapes
Pastoral Landscape
Seascape

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for John Frederick Kensett

Adirondack Mountains
Catskill Mountains, New York
Colorado Before 1900
Europe
Hudson River Valley, New York
Italy Before World War I
Lake George, New York
Long Island, New York
Minnesota, Upper Mississippi Before 1900
Missouri River Valley Before 1900
Niagara Falls
Paris Studied and/or Worked Before 1900
Rocky Mountain School of Painting
West Virginia Before 1920
White Mountains, New Hampshire
Yosemite National Park

Art Association for John Frederick Kensett

Artists Fund Society
Boston Art Club
Brooklyn Art Association
National Academy of Design, Elected Member

Chronology for John Frederick Kensett

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

Collections for John Frederick Kensett

Anschutz Collection
Daniel J Terra Collection
Gerald Peters Collection
Jo Ann & Julian Ganz, Jr. Collection
John J. McDonough Collection
John Wilmerding Collection
Preston Morton Collection
Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection

Added Description for John Frederick Kensett

Expedition, Survey Artist, Photographer
Landscape Specialty

Exhibition of Art Association for John Frederick Kensett

Boston Art Club-
Brooklyn Art Association-
National Academy of Design-

Exhibition of Museum for John Frederick Kensett

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


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Entrance to Newport Harbor

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On the Coast, Beverly Shore, Massachusetts

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