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Jasper Francis Cropsey

(American, 1823–1900)

greenwood lake by jasper francis cropsey

Jasper Francis Cropsey

Greenwood Lake, 1873

Biography

Timeline

1823
Born Staten Island, NY
1838
Trained in Mechanical drafting & apprenticed
Apprenticed to Joseph Trench
1841
Took Lessons in Watercolors, & Painted Landscapes New York, NY
1847
Painted "Autumn - On the Hudson River" Europe
Nicknamed "America's Painter of Autumn"
1900
Died