James Carroll Beckwith

 

James Carroll Beckwith (1852 - 1917) was an American landscape, portrait and genre painter whose Naturalist style led to his recognition in the late nineteenth and very early twentieth century as a respected figure in American art. He studied art at the Chicago Academy of Design under Walter Shirlaw. He then went to New York and studied at the National Academy of Design in New York City under Lemuel Wilmarth and later traveled on to Paris, staying there from November 1873 until 1878.

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