Harry Alfred Allchin (1849-1907)

 

Harry Alfred Allchin (1849-1907)
American Realist landscape painter & Golden age illustrator ;
H. Allchin ; Harry Auchin ; H.A. Allchin ; H. A. Allchin ;
[Born June 23, 1849 in Rosherville, Kent, England and baptized April 23, 1851 in Ladbroke Grove St John the Evangelist, Kensington & Chelsea, England (with the rest of his brothers and sisters all at one time) – died October 22, 1907 in Ipswich, MA of heart attack]

 

FAD record control number: 28046 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Harry Alfred Allchin (1849-1907) biography:

Birth: June 23, 1849 in Rosherville, Kent, England baptized April 23, 1851 in Ladbroke Grove St John the Evangelist, Kensington & Chelsea, England ;
Death: October 22, 1907 in Ipswich, MA of heart attack and buried in Catskill, NY ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ;
Zodiac:
Cancer ;

Known for: Landscape painting ; illustrator ;
Medium: Oil ; pen and ink ; watercolor ;
Technique: Painting ; drawing ;
Subjects: Genre ; nature ;

Areas: Kent, England (1849-ca.1882) ; London, England (1893) ; Boston, MA (ca.1897) ; Crane’s beach, MA (summers) ; Catskills, NY ; China ; England (1901) ; Ipswich, MA ;
Region: North East (ca.1882-1907) ; Europe ; Far East ;
Lived: Agawam Avenue, Ipswich, MA ; Dieper Hook (Catskills), NY ; Pride’s Crossing, MA ;
Father: William Harry Allchin (1820-1881), a doctor ;
Mother: Marion [also spelled Marian and Marianne] Lane (Gray) Allchin (1821-1892) ;
Relatives: three brothers : a lawyer, priest, and doctor ; Sir William Henry Allchin (1846-1912), brother, a doctor ; Thomas Allchin (1848-1936), brother ; Frank Alcuin Allchin (1851-1903), brother ; Arthur J. Allchin (1854-1935), brother ; Fredrick A Allchin (1855-1936), brother ; Mary A Allchin (1857-?), sister ; Florence J. Allchin (1860-?), sister ;
Spouse: Susan Brace [also listed as Brau] (Hopkins) Allchin (1868-1963), wife ;
Children: Elizabeth Marion (Allchin) Nash (1901-1987), daughter ;

Training:
Instructors:
Work: The English Illustrated Magazine, London, England (1893) ; Nicholas Illustrated Magazine, Century Company, New York, NY (1897) ;

Taught:
Students:

Member: Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, artist member, 1906-1907 ; Boston Art Club, Boston, MA (1870) ;
Exhibited with: Salmagundi Club, New York, NY (1882, 1884, 1906, February 1907, January 1907) ; Boston Art Club, Boston, MA (1870, 1902) ; Institute Hall, Fowey, Cornwall, England, exhibition of watercolor & drawings (1900) ; Royal Academy of the Arts, London, England (1902, 1904) ; New England Manufacturers’ and Mechanics’ Institute, Boston, MA (1882) ; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA (1876, 1883, 1885, 1888) ; New York Water Color Club, New York, NY (1870, 1890) ;
Awards:

Milestones: Small studio overlooking the town wharf in MA ; “a man who had traveled all over the world. He was of a cultured and refined nature and his wide knowledge of the countries of the earth made him a delightful companion. For several years he was in business in China.” – Ipswich Chronicle, Ipswich, MA ; visited the US before moving here in 1901, filling his immigration papers ;

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Digital-born document number:
FAD.2018.28046

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Record birth date:
May 1, 2018

Last updated: April 7, 2019 at 14:27 pm

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