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Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait  American  1819 -1905
Born: Liverpool,  England 
Died: Yonkers, New York, United States 
Addresses:  Morrisania, New York, United States 1861-1869 
 New York, New York, United States 1870-1874, 1878-1897 
 Long Lake, New York, United States 1876 
 Yonkers, New York, United States 1898-1900 
Exhibited: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1852-1869
National Academy of Design 1852-1860, 1861-1900
Boston Art Club 1891
Art Club of Philadelphia 1898
Brooklyn Art Association 1863-1886
Art Institute of Chicago 
Examples of Work: Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts 
Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, New York 
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas 
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
Denver Art Museum 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Museum of the City of New York 
R.W. Norton Art Gallery, Shreveport, Louisiana 
Philadelphia Museum of Art 
Yale University Art Gallery 
Specialty: Painter
Memberships: National Academy of Design ANA 1853; NA 1858
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Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait, A British born landscape artist, was one of the nineteenth century's most popular painters. A good story-teller on canvas, Tait was able to instill in his genre paintings a strong sense of drama and ... (More)

Arthur F. Tait taught himself artistic skill by copying paintings from the Royal Academy Institute of Manchester, England. He became a specialist in sporting, animal and frontier scenes. During his teen years Tait worked f... (More)

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