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 Alfred Jacob Miller  (1810 - 1874)

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Lived/Active: Maryland      Known for: trapper-Indian genre, portrait, mountain landscapes

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Alfred Jacob Miller became the first American artist of consequence to paint the Rocky Mountains and was the only artist to chronicle figures of the legendary fur trade during its height.  Although he portrayed Indian subjects, he was not especially interesting in realistic depictions but romanticized his subjects, comparing the Indians of the West to Greek sculpture figures.

He was encouraged to draw by his parents, and had local training in Baltimore and studied portraiture (showing 500 of 6328 characters).



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