Ambrose Andrews (1801-1859)

 

Ambrose Andrews (1801-1859)
Early American itinerant miniature portrait & Romantic landscape painter ;
A. Andrews ; Amb. Andrews ; Ambros Andrews ; Ambrose Andrus [family may have changed their last name] ;
[Born July 19, 1801 in Stockbridge, MA – died 1859 in ?]

 

FAD record control number: 44801 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Ambrose Andrews (1801-1859) biography:

Birth: July 19, 1801 in Stockbridge, MA ;
Death: 1859 in ? ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ; 
Zodiac:
Cancer ;

Known for: Portrait miniatures ; Romantic landscape paintings ;
Medium: Oil ;
Technique: Painting ;
Subjects: People ;

Areas: New York, NY (1829-31, after 1844) ; CT (1837) ; TX (1837-1841) ; LA (1841-42) ; 1844 St. Louis, MO (after 1844) ; Buffalo, NY (after 1844) ; VT (after 1844) ; Canada (1844) ;
Region: North East ;
Lived: Stockbridge, MA (1836) ; New Haven, CT (1837) ; 124 Hudson Street, New York, NY (1848) ; 492 Broadway, New York, NY (1849) ; 478 Broome Street, New York, NY (1853) ;
Father: Elijah Andrews [also Andrus] (1774-1832) ;
Mother: Mary Ann (Stone) Andrews [also Andrus] (1780-1851) ;
Relatives:
Spouse: Eliza Ann (Porllon) Andrews (ca.1801-1844), wife, married July 17, 1826 ;
Children: Joshua P Andrews (?-?), son ; John Andrews (?-?), son ; Ambrose Andrews (?-?), son ;

Training: National Academy of Design, New York, NY (1824) ;
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Member: American Art Union, New York, NY (1849) ;
Exhibited with: National Academy of Design, New York, NY (1836, 1837, 1848, 1849, 1853) ; Republic of Texas Capitol, TX (1837) ; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA (1848) ; American Art Union, New York, NY (1849) ; Royal Academy of Art, London, England (1859) ;
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Document information

Document permalink:
http://fineartdatabase.org/artist/?p=44801

Digital-born document number:
FAD.2019.44801

Digital document provenance:
Original compiled and researched document by the Fine Art Database, 266 West 21st Street, New York, NY.

Document license:
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Image license:
The author of this artwork died more than 70 years ago. According to U.S. Copyright Law, copyright expires 70 years after the author’s death. In other countries, legislation may differ.

Record birth date:
February 7, 2019

Last updated: February 19, 2019 at 14:43 pm

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