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Edward Henry Potthast

(American, 1857–1927)

rockbound coast, ogunquit by edward henry potthast

Edward Henry Potthast

Rockbound Coast, Ogunquit

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twilight by edward henry potthast

Edward Henry Potthast

Twilight, 1910

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Biography

Timeline

1857
Born: in Cincinnati, OH
1869 - 1881
Studied at the Cincinnati's new McMicken School of Design under Thomas Satterwhite Noble, Cincinnati, OH
1882 - 1885
Studied at the Royal Academy with Carl Marr, Munich, Germany
1885
Studied one month at the Julian Academy, Paris, France
1895
Moved to New York, NY
1899
Won the academy's Thomas B. Clarke prize for best figure painting
Was elected an associate of the academy
1906
Beacame a full academician
1927
Died: in New York, NY

Exhibitions

2009
Gallery Selections, Spanierman Gallery, New York, NY
2001
Edward Henry Potthast, American Impressionist: Selections from the Gross Family Collection, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL (solo)
1897
The National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1896
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
The National Academy of Design from 1897.
1894
Light Pictures, The Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
1889
Paris Salon, Paris, France
SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
The Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA