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Alvan Fisher  American  1792 -1863
Born: Needham, Massachusetts, United States 
Died: Dedham, Massachusetts, United States 
Addresses:  Boston, Massachusetts, United States 1826-1863 
Instructors: John Ritto Penniman 
Exhibited: American Academy of the Fine Arts 
Boston Athenaeum 
National Academy of Design 
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 
Artists Fund Society 
Apollo Association 
Maryland Historical Society 
Apprentices Library Society, Charleston 1842
Examples of Work: National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, D.C. 
Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Connecticut 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Hudson River School
Subjects Known For: Portraits
Memberships: National Academy of Design Honorary 1827
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