Edwin Austin Abbey
(American, 1852 - 1911)

American Golden Age Artist.

Edwin Austin Abbey (April 1, 1852 – August 1, 1911) was an American artist, illustrator, and painter. He flourished at the beginning of what is now referred to as the "golden age" of illustration, and is best known for his drawings and paintings of Shakespearean and Victorian subjects, as well as for his painting of Edward VII's coronation". His most famous work, The Quest of the Holy Grail, resides in the Boston Public Library.

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Name:Edwin Austin Abbey
Dates:1852 - 1911
This artist has 17 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection6 artworks
Yale University Art Gallery(United States - New Haven, Connecticut)5 artworks
Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool(United Kingdom - Liverpool)1 artworks
Smithsonian American Art Museum (and the Renwick Gallery) - Washington DC(United States - Washington, DC)1 artworks
Royal Academy of Arts (Burlington House) - London(United Kingdom - London)1 artworks
Harris Museum and Art Gallery - Preston (UK)(United Kingdom - Preston)1 artworks
Carnegie Museum of Art - Pittsburgh, PA(United States - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)1 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)1 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1911).

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