Morrison, Hal
(1848-1927)
“Going to Town”

Artist Biography

Born/lived: Prince Edward Island, Canada, lived in Atlanta, GA, Auburndale, FL, many trips to FL & NC

Best known for painting still-lifes of fish and game in the manner of William Michael Harnett, as his favorite activities were painting and fishing, also genre scenes.

Studied: Harvard School of Medicine, traveled and studied art in Europe, taught art in his Atlanta studio

Exhibited: Atlanta Historical Society, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA, state fairs and regional expositions

Work: Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA

Publications: “Gracious Plenty American Still-Life Art from Southern Collections” by Estill Curtis Pennington, “A Southern Collection” by Estill Curtis Pennington, “Art and Artists of the South, The Robert P. Coggins Collection” by Bruce Chambers, “Art Across America: The South, Near Midwest” by William H. Gerdts,

Painting Features

Artist First Name Hal
Artist Last Name Morrison
Artist's Dates 1848-1927
Materials oil on canvas
Markings signed lower left
Size 16” x 10”
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Comments This painting is in excellent condition.