Washington Allston
(American, 1779 - 1843)

Washington Allston (November 5, 1779 – July 9, 1843) was an American painter and poet, born in Waccamaw Parish, South Carolina. Allston pioneered America's Romantic movement of landscape painting. He was well known during his lifetime for his experiments with dramatic subject matter and his bold use of light and atmospheric color.

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Name:Washington Allston
Dates:1779 - 1843
Nationality:American
Sex:Male
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Detroit Institute of the Arts(United States - Detroit)4 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - Boston(United States - Boston)3 artworks
Private collection2 artworks
Farnsworth Art Museum(United States - Rockland, Maine)1 artworks
National Portrait Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)1 artworks
Petworth House and Park(United Kingdom - Petworth)1 artworks
Brigham Young University Museum of Art - Provo, UT(United States - Provo)1 artworks
Worcester Art Museum - MA(United States - Worcester)1 artworks
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco - de Young(United States - San Francisco)1 artworks
Brooklyn Museum(United States - New York)1 artworks
Addison Gallery of American Art - Andover, MA(United States - Andover)1 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1843).