Edward August Bell (1861-1953)

Edward August Bell (1861-1953)

Edward August Bell (1861-1953)
American Japanese-influenced Deco portrait painter ;
E. A. Bell ; Edward A. Bell ; E.A. Bell ; Edward Bell ;
[Born December 18, 1862 in New York, NY – died July 5, 1953 in Long Island, NY]

 

FAD record control number: 30768 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Edward August Bell (1861-1953) biography:

Birth: December 18, 1861 in New York, NY ;
Death: July 5, 1953 in Long Island, NY ;
Sex: Male
Ethnicity: White
Zodiac: 
Sagittarius

Known for: portraiture ; figure ; genre ; still-life ; interiors ; landscape ;
Medium: oil ;
Technique: painting ;
Subjects: women ; Japanese-influence ; flowers ; musicians ; dancers ; orientalia ;

Areas: New York, NY (1861-1883, 1889, 1892-1911) ; Munich, Germany (1883-1888, 1890) ; Peconic (Southold, Long Island), NY (1903-1953) ;
Region: North East ; Europe ;
Lived: 262 West 54th Street, New York, NY (1889) ; 152 West 55th Street, New York, NY (1892-1896) ; 226 West 59th Street, New York, NY (1897-1903) ; 226 Central Park South, New York, NY (1911) ; Peconic (Southold, Long Island), NY (1911-1953) ;
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Spouse: Julia Fitz (Overton) Bell (1879-1966), wife, married 1903 ;
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Training: Edward A. Bell (?-?), his father ; Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY under William Merritt Chase (1849-1916) and Walter Shirlaw (1838-1909) ; National Academy of Design, New York, NY ; Royal Academy of Munich, Munich, Germany under Ludwig Von Lofftz (1845-1910) ;
Instructors: William Merritt Chase (1849-1916) ; Walter Shirlaw (1838-1909) ; Ludwig Von Lofftz (1845-1910) ;
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Member: National Academy of Design, New York, NY, associate ; Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY ; Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, artist member, 1904-1953 ; American Water Color Society, New York, NY ; Boston Art Club, Boston, MA ;
Exhibited with: National Academy of Design, New York, NY ; Salmagundi Club, New York, NY ; Royal Academy of Munich, Munich, Germany ; World Columbian Exposition, Chicago, IL ; Tennessee Centennial, Nashville, TN ; Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, NY ; Paris Salons, Paris, France ; St. Louis Exposition, St. Louis, MO ; American Water Color Society, New York, NY ; Boston Art Club, Boston, MA ; Art Club of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA ;
Awards: Paris Salons, Paris, France, bronze medal, 1889 ; National Academy of Design, New York, NY, Hallgarten prize, 1893 ; Royal Academy of Munich, Munich, Germany, silver medal, 1889 ; Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, NY, silver medal, 1901 ; St. Louis Exposition, St. Louis, MO, silver medal, 1904 ;

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Digital-born document number:
FAD.2018.30768

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

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Image license:
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Record birth date:
June 3, 2018

Last updated: May 26, 2019 at 0:23 am

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