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Ben Foster

 (1852 - 1926)
Ben (Benjamin) Foster was active/lived in Connecticut, New York, Maine.  Ben Foster is known for New England rural landscape painting, writing.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Ben Foster


Birth / Death:  1852 North Anson, Maine - 1926 New York City

Methods for Ben Foster

Easel Painting

Media for Ben Foster

Styles for Ben Foster

Impressionism Before 1940

Subjects for Ben Foster

Animals, Mammals
Coastal, Shoreline Views
Floral Landscape, Wildflowers
Floral Still Life, Floral Motifs, Flowers
Landscape
Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats, Canoes
Nocturne
Seascape
Still Life

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Ben Foster

Barbizon, France
Europe
Litchfield, Connecticut
Paris Studied and/or Worked Before 1900

Art Association for Ben Foster

American Water Color Society
Boston Art Club
Brooklyn Art Association
California Art Club-
Century Club Association, New York City
National Academy of Design, Elected Member
National Arts Club, New York
New York Water Color Club, Society-
Salmagundi Club, New York City
Society of American Artists

Teachers for Ben Foster

Abbott Handerson Thayer
Aime Morot
Luc Olivier Merson

Schools for Ben Foster

Art Students League of New York, Student

Awards/Recognition for Ben Foster

Carnegie Foundation Fellowship, Grant
Inness Gold Medal, National Academy of Design
Webb Prize, Society of American Artists

Chronology for Ben Foster

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

Added Description for Ben Foster

Landscape Specialty

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for Ben Foster

Grand Central Art Galleries, New York City

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for Ben Foster

Louisiana Purchase Expo, St. Louis World's Fair 1904
Panama Pacific Exhibition of 1915
World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1892-1893

Exhibition of Art Association for Ben Foster

American Water Color Society, Painters in Water Color-
Boston Art Club-
Brooklyn Art Association-
California Art Club
Lotos Club
National Academy of Design-
National Arts Club

Exhibition of Museum for Ben Foster

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

Exhibition of Art Gallery and/or Salon for Ben Foster

Paris Salons


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