Projekt Beschreibung

SCHEVILL, WILLIAM VALENTINE

 

aktuell bei AMA-ART im Angebot:
Frau Brockhaus / 1913 / € 5.000

(march 2, 1864 in Cincinnati – 1951) was an american artist and was active/lived in New York, California, Ohio / Germany. William Schevill is known for portraits of dignitaries, figure and genre painting.

He studied at the Cincinnati Art Academy with Frank Duveneck.

He lived in Los Angeles in the 1940s, and was active in New York City and Boston. He was a member of the Salmagundi Club.

He showed at the Louisiana purchase Exposition.

His work is at the Herron School of Art and Design (Indianapolis, Indiana), and at the National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC)

Beside he studied 1884/91 in München (N. Gysis, O. Löffz, W. Lindenschmit, C. Maar)

 

References:
E. Benezit, Librairie Grund 1957, Seite 583
Thieme-Becker, band xxx, Leipzig 1936, Seite 42

Die umfangreichste Sammlung besitzt das Harvard Art Museum: https://harvardartmuseums.org/search-results?q=william+schevill