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Benjamin West and his American students

Dorinda Evans

Benjamin West and his American students

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Published by Published for the National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution Press, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • West, Benjamin, 1738-1820 -- Influence -- Exhibitions.,
  • Painting, American -- 18th century -- Exhibitions.,
  • Painting, American -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Dorinda Evans.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsNational Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution), Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND207 .E94
    The Physical Object
    Pagination203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4100527M
    ISBN 100874744180
    LC Control Number80014951

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(–). One of the first American artists to win a wide reputation in Europe, Benjamin West exerted considerable influence on the development of art in the United States through such young American painters as Gilbert Stuart, Charles Willson Peale, and John Singleton Copley.

One of ten children, Benjamin West was born on Octoin Springfield, Pennsylvania, to John West and Sarah Pearson.

At an early age, West was encouraged to draw by his parents and showed a talent for painting. Inhe spent a year painting portraits of people in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, including William Henry.

Benjamin West and his Cat Grimalkin is a wonderful childhood classic. It is a warm and rich story of a boy and his inspirational cat, full of emotional insight of that of a quaker boy. My children (and husband) looked forward to every chapter each evening/5(32). Dorinda Evans, the author of Benjamin West and His American Students coincidentally teaches at Emory University in Georgia but received her Ph.

from the University of London. As a result, Evans offers a different outlook of West. Benjamin West made his reputation in England as the official painter to King George III.

He was born a Quaker in Springfield, Pennsylvania, where his parents ran a small inn. Growing up, West showed talent for painting and moved to Philadelphia to further his education.

Two families paid for his trip to Italy, Born:   Benjamin West, American-born painter of historical, religious, and mythological subjects who had a profound influence on the development of historical painting in Britain. He was a painter to George III and a founder of the Royal Academy, of which in he succeeded Sir Joshua Reynolds as president.

Buy Benjamin West and his American Students by National Portrait gallery (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : National Portrait gallery. West told the novelist John Galt, with whom, late in his life, he collaborated on a memoir, The Life and Studies of Benjamin West (, ) that, when he was a child, Native Americans showed him how to make paint by mixing some clay from the river bank with bear grease in a : OctoSpringfield, Province.

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This flexible program combines the richness of a unit study with the simplicity of a traditional textbook curriculum.5/5(8). His first student was his friend Matthew Pratt, who came to London as an escort to West’s fiancée Elizabeth Shewell.

Pratt produced his now-famous conversation piece, The American School (), both in homage to West and in order to make public his intention to achieve artistic independence: he portrayed himself as a painter in a studio of younger students still at.

Beautiful Feet history guides provide detailed lesson plans for literature-based history. Rea Berg has created two different study guides for Early American History, Primary for grades K-3, and Intermediate for grades The content of the guides and the books selected for inclusion overlap to some : Rea Berg.

45 works Search for books with subject Benjamin West (). Search. Borrow. Read. Not In Library. Borrow. Read. Borrow. Benjamin West and his American students Dorinda Evans, Howard E. Evans Not In Library. America's old masters James Thomas Flexner Not In Library.

Benjamin West, Philadelphia Museum of Art. Biography of Benjamin West Childhood. Born inBenjamin West was the youngest son of Sarah Person and John West, a Quaker who had married twice and had ten children.

John West held a number of roles - cooper, tinsmith, and innkeeper among them, and Benjamin was born into humble surroundings near a New World settlement in Pennsylvania. Benjamin West discusses a full length portrait of Gen.

George Washington. Benjamin West letter to Charles Willson Peale, J from the Robert C. Graham collection of artists' letters,bulk | Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Benjamin West. American Neoclassical Painter and Co-founder of the English Royal Academy Artistically and Stylistically Influenced by the Following Painters-John Wollaston, Titian, Raphael, Joshua Reynolds, Paul Sandby and Thomas Hudson.

Education - was tutored in basics of portraiture from John Wollaston and later studied under John Valentine Heidt. Benjamin West () occupies a significant place in both American and British art histories.

Born in Springfield Township (now Swarthmore), Pennsylvania, he was sent to study in Europe, opened a studio in London inand was appointed historical painter to King George III in This publication focuses on paintings by West which took their inspiration from The. American-born Benjamin West was one of the most prominent artists in late eighteenth century London.

President of the Royal Academy from until his death, he received many commissions from George III and other English patrons, and at the same time served as teacher and advisor to three generations of American artists in London. Benjamin West and His American Students. US Government Printing Office.

Grose Evans. Benjamin West and the Taste of His Times. Southern Illinois University Press. John Galt. The Life and Studies of Benjamin West: President of the Royal Academy of London, Prior to His Arrival in England. Thomas. All Smithsonian museums in Washington, D.C., including the National Zoo, and in New York City continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin.

By Marguerite Henry. ISBN This lovely book was republished by Bradford Press. I love using Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin for Pennsylvania history when my children are in second grade!Makes an excellent supplemental book for Pennsylvania Keystones. Benjamin West Born Oct. 10, Springfield, Pennsylvania Died Mar.

11, (at age 81) London Nationality American Field Historical painting Works View Complete Works Known as the father of American painting and the Raphael of America, Benjamin West () created an iconic style in his paintings of historical, landscape, and religious : Oct.

10,Springfield, Pennsylvania. The neglect of West's mature paintings is remarkable because he was a leader in forming European and American taste after his first success in London,until his death in During this time he exerted a very wide influence, helping to form the Royal Academy and extending generous aid to many American artists.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Benjamin West and his American students, Cache LA Poudre, William Morton Wheeler, Biologist, William Morton Wheeler, biologist.

Another possibility was suggested by Dorinda Evans, Benjamin West and His American Students, exh. cat., National Portrait Gallery, Washington; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia,Washington, fig.n.

46, who wrote that the figures of Calypso and her companions appear to be by one of West's. Benjamin West and His American Students, Smithsonian Institution Press, Articles on Colonial and Federal Portraiture, Gilbert Stuart, Raphaelle Peale, Ralph Blakelock, Albert Pinkham Ryder, Victor Dubreuil, etc.

Work in Progress Co-authored Book: New Research on William Rimmer: The Artist and His Conscience. Benjamin West, –, American historical painter who worked in England. He was born in Springfield, Pa., in a house that is now a memorial museum at Swarthmore College.

After some instruction from a local artist named William Williams, he set up as a portrait painter in Philadelphia at 18, subsequently moving to New York City.

Benjamin West PRA (Octo – Ma ) was an Anglo-American history painter around and after the time of the American War of Independence and the Seven Years' War. He was the second president of the Royal Academy in London, serving from to and to Birth place: Springfield, Pennsylvania, United States.

One of ten children of a rural Pennsylvania innkeeper, Benjamin West was the first American artist to achieve an international reputation. Despite living in England, West profoundly influenced American painting, teaching three generations of his countrymen.

On the occasion of the th anniversary of the founding of the Royal Academy of Arts (RA) in London, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) is pleased to recognize the role that Benjamin West (—) played in founding each of these first sustained academies in England and the United States.

Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin. By Marguerite Henry, Publisher: Bradford Press. ISBN This lovely book has been republished at last by Bradford Press. I love using Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin for Pennsylvania history when my children are in second grade.

We still recite “I eat my peas with honey” when we have. The Death of General Wolfe () In The Death of General Wolfe, West presents the dramatic tale of the Battle of the Plains of Abraham, also known as the Battle of Quebec, which took place on Septema pivotal event in the French and Indian groups of soldiers and the Union Jack flag frame the General, as he lies dying, Christ-like, in the middle of the Nationality: American-British.

Benjamin West was an American-born painter of historical, religious, and mythological subjects who had a profound influence on the development of historical painting in Britain.

He was historical painter to George III (), a founder of the Royal Academy (), and in he succeeded Sir Joshua Reynolds as its president.

Buy a cheap copy of Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin book by Marguerite Henry. With his beloved black cat Grimalkin as his constant companion, the young Quaker boy Benjamin West discovers and develops his talent as an artist.

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This unit study guide will make the study of one America's early painters come alive for your 3rd to 6th grade students. Benjamin West made an important contribution the history of American art by training and encouraging some of the best younger American painters of his time.

He died Maat his home in London and was buried in St. Paul’s Cathedral. Collection Information. Size: linear feet. Summary: This collection measures linear feet and consists of 19 items dated circarelating to expatriate painter Benjaminwho settled in London and was renowned for his portraits and his paintings of historical events, was the first internationally known American painter.

Benjamin West and his American students by Dorinda Evans The book accompanies a major exhibition organized by the High Museum of Art in Atlanta."--Jacket. Shared intelligence: American painting and the photograph by Barbara Buhler Lynes. Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin by Marguerite Henry |With the help of his faithful cat Grimalkin - who willingly sacrificed the hairs of his tail for Ben's paintbrushes, the aspiring artist continued to paint the scenes of his bucolic childhood growing up in the wilds of Pennsylvania.

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