Newell, Hugh
(1830-1915)
“Playing on a Teeter-totter”

Artist Biography

Newell was a painter of genre, still lifes, landscape and portraits born in Belfast, Ireland. He lived in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, Baltimore, Maryland. He is most well known for his genre paintings. He is a member of the Irish School of Painters. He studied at the Academy d’Anvers and continued his studies in Paris under Couture and at the Royal College of Art in London. He was principal at Women’s School of Design, Pittsburg, Head of Maryland Inst., of Art and Design, and professor of drawing at Johns Hopkins Univ. He was a member of the  American Watercolor Society.

 

Painting Features

Artist First Name Hugh
Artist Last Name Newell
Artist's Dates 1830-1915
Materials oil on canvas
Markings signed and dated 1905 lower right
Size 20” x 30”
Price contact gallery
Comments This painting is in excellent condition in a gold period frame, also in excellent condition.