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George Peter Alexander Healy  American  1813 -1894
Born: Boston, Massachusetts, United States 
Died: Chicago, Illinois, United States 
Addresses:  Paris,  France  
 Rome,  Italy  
 Chicago, Illinois, United States  
Instructors: Antoine-Jean Gros 1834
Thomas Couture 1834
Exhibited: Paris Salon 1836-37, 1839-42, 1844-45, 1850, 1855, 1869
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1847-1868, 1882
Paris International Exhibition 1855
National Academy of Design 1862-1887
Brooklyn Art Association 1864-1874, 1912
Boston Athenaeum 
Grand State Fair 1868
Boston Art Club 1874-75
World's Industrial & Cotton Centennial Exposition 1884-85
Examples of Work: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 
National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC 
National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC 
Newberry Library, Chicago 
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Realism
Subjects Known For: Portraits
Memberships: Chicago Academy of Design (founder)
National Academy of Design Honorary 1843
Art Institute of Chicago (founder)
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