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Seth Eastman  American  1808 -1875
Born: Brunswick, Maine, United States 
Died: Washington, DC,  United States 
Addresses:  Washington, D.C.  United States 1849-1875 
 Westpoint/New York, New York, United States  
 Crawford, Wisconsin, United States  
 Fort Snelling, Minnesota, United States  
 Cincinnati, Ohio, United States  
Studied: U.S. Milittary Academy, West Point 1829 graduate
Instructors: Robert Walker Weir 1833-1840
Charles Robert Leslie 
Exhibited: National Academy of Design 
Apollo Gallery 
Washington Art Association 1858-1860
Examples of Work: Butler Institute of American Art 
Capitol Building, Albany, New York 
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
Minneapolis Institute of the Arts, Minnesota 
National Academy of Design 
Harvard University 
St. Louis Art Museum 
Hill Reference Library, St. Paul, Minnesota 
Joslyn Memorial Gallery, Omaha, Nebraska 
Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, Texas 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Realism
Subjects Known For: Genre
Memberships: National Academy of Design Honorary 1838
Washington Art Association 
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Seth Eastman, born in 1808, was both a painter and avid military man. He studied at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, graduating in 1829. He served as an Army officer for 4 years after graduating and again in 1855 in Te... (More)

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