Alexandre Gallery

Robert Henri

(American, 1865–1929)

sea and cliffs (maine coast) by robert henri

Robert Henri

Sea and Cliffs (Maine Coast), 1908–1911

Price on Request

Biography

Timeline

1865
Born to John and Theresa Gatewood Cozad. Members of the family all took on different surnames following a family scandal: John Sr. had fled Nebraska, the family’s second home, after killing a man in self defense.
1883
The family moved to New York, then to Atlantic City, New Jersey
1886
Enrolled in the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
1889 - 1891
Lives in Europe for 3 years
1892
Moves back to Philadelphia
1895
Makes his third trip to Europe
1900 - 1902
Teaches at the Veltin School in New York
1902 - 1908
Teaches at the New York School of Art
1915 - 1927
Teaches at the Art Students League
1929
Dies at the age of sixty-four.