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Artist Details


Painter William Glackens was born in 1870 in Philadelphia, PA. He attended the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. He has participated in many exhibitions, including New York Realists, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (1937); The Eight, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, NY (1943); Metropolitan Lives: The Ashcan Artists and Their New York, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC (1995); and Scenes of American Life: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH (2002). Glackens died in 1938 in Westport, CT.

Bio updated as of 2023.

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