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Howard Russell Butler  British  1856 -1934
Died: Princeton, New Jersey, United States 
Active: New York, New York, United States 
 California, United States 
Studied: Princeton University 1876
Columbia University 1882
Art Students League, New York City 
Academie Colarossi, Paris 
Instructors: Raphael Collin 
Gustave Courtois 
Examples of Work: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC 
American Museum, Hayden Planetarium, New York City 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Impressionism
Subjects Known For: Portraits
Solar/Lunar Phenomena
Memberships: National Academy of Design ANA 1897; NA 1900
American Federation of Artists 
American Fine Arts Society 
Architectural League of New York 
Century Association 
Lotus Club 
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Howard Russell Butler was born in Princeton, New Jersey, and received degrees in science and law from Princeton University and Columbia University. In 1884 he decided to pursue a career in art, traveled to Mexico, and began studies with Frederick Edwin Church (1826-1900). He l... (More)

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