Driscoll Babcock Galleries

Robert Henri

(American, 1865–1929)

portrait of marcia ann m tucker by robert henri

Robert Henri

PORTRAIT OF MARCIA ANN M TUCKER, 1926

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.