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Daniel P. Huntington  American  1816 -1906
Born: New York, New York, United States 
Died: New York, New York, United States 
Addresses:  New York, New York, United States  
Studied: Hamilton College, Utica, NY 1832-1836
Florence 1839
Rome 1842-1845
Instructors: Samuel Finley Breese Morse NYC, 1836
Henry Inman NYC, 1836
Charles Loring Elliott 
Exhibited: National Academy of Design 1838, 1850-1900
Brooklyn Art Association 1861-1880, 1884
Philadelphia Centennial Exposition 1876
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1881
Art Institute of Chicago 1889
Universal Exposition, Paris 
Century Club 1908
Examples of Work: Brooklyn Museum of Art 
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey 
Specialty: Painter
Memberships: National Academy of Design 1840 (pres., 1862-1870 and 1877-1891)
Metropolitan Museum of Art (first VP, 1870-1903)
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Although he was one of the most popular painters of his day, Daniel Huntington's prestige collapsed after his death. His pious, sentimental paintings and idealized portraits failed to capture the attention of twentieth-c... (More)

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