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Abbott Fuller Graves  American  1859 -1936  fl (1859-1936)
Born: Weymouth, Massachusetts, United States 
Active: Boston, Massachusetts, United States 
Studied: Massachusetts Institute of Technology 
Paris 1884
Italy 1884
Academie Julien, Paris 1887-1891
Instructors: Jean Paul Laurens 1887-1891
Paul Jean Gervais 1887-1891
Examples of Work: Portland Museum of Art, Maine 
National Arts Club Collection 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Impressionism
Subjects Known For: Gardens
Still lifes
Memberships: National Academy of Design p. ANA 1926
Allied Artists of America 
American Art Association of Paris 
Artists' Fund Society 
Boston Art Club 
Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts 
Teaching Positions: Cowles Art School 1885
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Abbott F. Graves, born in 1859, was a decorative painter known for his floral still lifes and garden scenes. He studied in Paris at the Academie Julian and with Laurens and Gervais. In 1900 Graves travled to Bermuda to paint. ... (More)

Abbott Fuller Graves was a renowned specialist in decorative open-air garden paintings and floral still lifes. His use of thick, impasto brushstrokes, bright colors and natural light, most evident in his later garden pai... (More)

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