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Gilbert Gaul

 (1855 - 1919)
Gilbert Gaul was active/lived in New York, Tennessee, New Jersey.  Gilbert Gaul is known for frontier-war genre and landscape painting.

Gilbert Gaul

Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, Gilbert Gaul became a painter of highly realistic western scenes showing interaction between Caucasian people and Indians.

He attended schools in Newark, New Jersey and the Claverack Military Academy, but ill health prevented him from pursuing a naval career.  In the 1870s, he began the study of art, enrolling in New York at the National Academy of Design where he studied with Lemuel Wilmarth and at the Art Students League with John George Brown.  In 1882, he was elected a member of the National Academy of Design.

He spent four years in Van Buren, Tennessee, painting Civil War depictions and rural genre and then worked as an illustrator for several magazines including Har  ...  Displaying 750 of 14882 characters.

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About  Gilbert Gaul

Born:  1855 - Jersey City, New Jersey
Died:   1919 - New York City
Known for:  frontier-war genre and landscape painting