Hugh Newell (1830-1915)

 

Hugh Newell (1830-1915)
Irish-American Golden Age Illustration / Irish school genre & landscape painter ;
H. Newell ;
[Born October 4, 1830 in Belfast, Ireland – died November 12, 1915 in Bloomfield, Essex, NJ]

 

FAD record control number: 33149

Record level: Person

Record type: Artist

 

Hugh Newell (1830-1915) biography:

Birth: October 4, 1830 in Belfast, Ireland ;
Death: November 12, 1915 in Bloomfield, Essex, NJ ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ; 
Zodiac:
Libra ;

Known for: Genre painting ; illustration ; landscape painting ;
Medium: Oil ; watercolor ; crayon ;
Technique: Painting ; drawing ;
Subjects: Daily scenes ; servants ; rural landscape ;

Areas: Belfast, Ireland ; Antwerp, Belgium ; Paris, France ; London, England ; Atwater, OH (1870) ; Baltimore, MD (1880) ; PA (1900) ; Pittsburgh, PA (1910) ;
Region: Europe ; Mid-Atlantic ; North East ;
Lived: Belfast, Ireland ; Antwerp, Belgium ; Paris, France ; London, England ; Atwater, OH (1870) ; Baltimore, MD (1880) ; PA (1900) ; Pittsburgh, PA (1910) ;
Father: Thomas Newell (1800-1860) ;
Mother: Elizabeth (Gregg) Newell (1814-1860) ;
Relatives: John H. Newell (1824-1875), brother ; James Robert Newell (1832-1874), brother ; Loren Newell (1840-1903), half-brother ;
Spouse: Mary Gibson (McCrum) Newell (1836-1911), wife, married January 1855 in Pittsburgh, PA ;
Children: Hugh James Newell (1856-1869), son ; John Robert Newell (1857-?), son ; William Newell (1861-), son ; Mary Newell (1865-?), daughter ; Eva Newell (1868-1892), daughter ;

Training: Academy d’Anvers, Antwerp, Belgium ; Paris, France under Thomas Couture (1815-1879) ; Royal College of Art, London, England ;
Instructors: Thomas Couture (1815-1879)
Work:

Taught: Maryland Institute, Baltimore, MD (1885) ; John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD ;
Students: Elizabeth B. Murray (?-?) ;

Member: American Watercolor Society, New York, NY ;
Exhibited with: Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, as a non-member (1879) ;
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Digital-born document number:
FAD.2018.33149

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Record birth date:
June 26, 2018

Last updated: May 2, 2020 at 20:10 pm

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