Abbott Handerson Thayer

American Painter, 1849-1921 American painter and naturalist. He spent his youth in rural New England, where his earliest paintings were wildlife subjects, reflecting his interest in hunting and fishing. While in his teens Thayer achieved some success doing portraits of family pets, which he continued after a move to New York. He attended classes at the Brooklyn Art School and National Academy of Design, but in 1875 he settled in Paris, studying under Henri Lehmann and Jean-L?on G?r?me at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. While abroad he produced landscapes in the Barbizon style and genre scenes, but on his return to New York in 1879

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Abbott Handerson Thayer A Virgin oil painting


A Virgin
Painting ID::  61005
Artist: Abbott Handerson Thayer
Painting: A Virgin
Introduction: "A Virgin" (1892-93), painted allusion to "Winged Victory of Samothrace"
   
   
     

Abbott Handerson Thayer Monadnock in Winter, oil painting


Monadnock in Winter,
Painting ID::  61008
Artist: Abbott Handerson Thayer
Painting: Monadnock in Winter,
Introduction: Monadnock in Winter, 1904. Oil on canvas.
   
   
     

Abbott Handerson Thayer Angel, oil painting


Angel,
Painting ID::  61010
Artist: Abbott Handerson Thayer
Painting: Angel,
Introduction: "Angel," 1887. Painting held by the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
   
   
     

Abbott Handerson Thayer Chadwick's Dog oil painting


Chadwick's Dog
Painting ID::  70988
Artist: Abbott Handerson Thayer
Painting: Chadwick's Dog
Introduction: ca. 1874(1874) Oil on canvas 52 x 42 cm (20.47 x 16.54 in)
   
   
     

Abbott Handerson Thayer The Sisters oil painting


The Sisters
Painting ID::  71021
Artist: Abbott Handerson Thayer
Painting: The Sisters
Introduction: ca. 1884(1884) Oil on canvas 138 x 92.1 cm (54.33 x 36.26 in)
   
   
     

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     American Painter, 1849-1921 American painter and naturalist. He spent his youth in rural New England, where his earliest paintings were wildlife subjects, reflecting his interest in hunting and fishing. While in his teens Thayer achieved some success doing portraits of family pets, which he continued after a move to New York. He attended classes at the Brooklyn Art School and National Academy of Design, but in 1875 he settled in Paris, studying under Henri Lehmann and Jean-L?on G?r?me at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. While abroad he produced landscapes in the Barbizon style and genre scenes, but on his return to New York in 1879