Some of the most notable works in the Atheneum’s collection are 13 landscapes by Thomas Cole, and 11 by Hartford native Frederic Edwin Church, both of whom were personal friends of the museum’s founder, Daniel Wadsworth.
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Frequently Asked Questions
—died Feb. 19, 1902, New York, N.Y., U.S.), American artist who painted landscapes and whose tremendous popularity was based on his panoramic scenes of the American West.
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…reticence distinguish the landscapes of Thomas Doughty, who concentrated on painting the Hudson River valley as he knew and loved it. The details of country life that fill the stories of Washington Irving are portrayed with affection by William Sidney Mount, who in “Eel Spearing at Setanket” (1845; New York…
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