Edward Moran

(American, 1829–1901)

dockside daydreams by edward moran

Edward Moran

Dockside Daydreams, ca. 1880

shipping off governor's island, new york harbor, circa 1870 by edward moran

Edward Moran

Shipping Off Governor's Island, New York Harbor, circa 1870

Biography

Timeline

1829
Born in Bolton, England
1844
Emigrates to America, settles in Maryland
1862
Studied at the Royal Academy
1877
Returns to America, establishes his studio in New York City
1901
Died in New York, NY
Moran studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia with Paul Weber and James Hamilton.
Moran was a member of the National Academy of Design, the American Watercolor Society, and the Lotus Club.