Ernest “Bill” Maxwell Albert (Brown) Jr (1890-1955)


Ernest “Bill” Maxwell Albert (Brown) Jr (1890-1955)
American illustrator, lyrical impressionist landscape painter, teacher & restorer ;
E. Maxwell Albert ; E. M. Albert ; E.M. Albert ; Bill Albert ; Bill Maxwell Albert ; Ernest Albert, Jr. ; Ernest M. Albert, Jr. ; E. Maxwell Albert, Jr. ; 
[Born August 1, 1890 in Chicago, IL – died June 16, 1955 in Old Stamford, CT]


FAD record control number: 42794 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;


Ernest “Bill” Maxwell Albert (Brown) Jr (1890-1955) biography:

Birth: August 1, 1890 in Chicago, IL ;
Death: June 16, 1955 in Old Stamford, CT ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ;
Leo ;

Known for: Lyrical impressionist landscape painting of Old Lyme and CT ;
Medium: Oil ;
Technique: Painting ;
Subjects: Landscapes ;

Areas: Chicago, IL ; New York, NY ; New Rochelle, Westchester, NY ; Old Lyme, CT (1908) ; Camp Meade, MD (1918) ; Fairfield, CT ; Stamford, CT ;
Region: Mid-west ; North East ;
Lived: Chicago, IL ; New York, NY ; Fairfield, CT ; Stamford, CT ;
Father: Ernest Albert (Brown), Sr. (1857-1946), also an artist ;
Mother: Annie Elizabeth (Bagwell) Albert (Brown) (1858-1925) ;
Relatives: Ruby Frances Albert (Brown) (1882-1882), sister ; Elsie Albert (Brown) (1883-1969), sister ; Edith Dorothy Albert (Brown) (1885-1962), sister ;

Training: Public school, New Rochelle, NY ; Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY (1905, 1909-1913) ; Privately under his father, Ernest Albert (Brown) Sr (1857-1946) (3 years) ;
Instructors: L Lewis Moran (?-?), Frank Vincent Dumond (1865-1951), Edward Ruffer (?-?) at the Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY ;
Work: Commercial Artist with the Wing-Thayer Advertising Company and the Charles Daniel Frey Advertising Company for 1920-1921 and having his own landscaping studio since 1922 ;


Member: Old Lyme Association, Old Lyme, CT ; Salmagundi Club, New York, NY (1917- ) ; National Art Club, New York, NY (1921) ; New Rochelle Art Association, New Rochelle, NY ;
Exhibited with: Salmagundi Club, New York, NY (1916, 1918-1921, 1929) ; New Rochelle Library, New Rochelle, NY, group show with Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) and Clyde (Victor Clyde) Forsythe (1885-1962) (1916) ; New Canaan Society of Artists, New Canaan, CT (1917) ; Casson Galleries, Copley Square, Boston, MA ; Silver Mine Guild Galleries, New Canaan, CT ; Holt Gallery, Lexington Avenue, New York, NY, solo show (1925)
Awards: New Rochelle Art Association, New Rochelle, NY, Adolph Grant prize (1921) ; Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, E. Irving prize (1923) ;




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