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Lawton S. Parker  American  1868 -1954
Born: Fairfield, Michigan, United States 
Died: Pasadena, California, United States 
Active:  Giverny, France 
Studied: Art Institute of Chicago 
Academie Julien, Paris 1889
Art Students League, New York City 
Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris 1897
Instructors: William Adolphe Bouguereau 
William Merritt Chase 
Albert Besnard 
Jean Leon Gerome 
James Abbott McNeill Whistler 
Exhibited: New York City 
Paris Salon 1913
Examples of Work: Art Institute of Chicago 
Los Angeles County Museum of Art 
National Collection, Musees de France 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Impressionism
Subjects Known For: Portraits
Memberships: Allied Artists of America 
National Academy of Design ANA 1916
Chicago Society of Artists 
National Arts Club 
Teaching Positions: St. Louis School of Fine Arts 
Beloit College, Wisconsin 
New York School of Art 
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A portrait and landscape painter, Lawton S. Parker was a member of the Giverny Group, Six relatively young American painters who, after study in Paris, fell under the spell of Claude Monet and lived and worked for a time nea... (More)

Lawton Parker studied at Acadamie Julian from 1889-90 and 1896-98, as well as Art Students League in between those years. He also studied in Paris with Whistler and was one of the few American artists who lived and worked ... (More)

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