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John Gadsby Chapman  American  1808 -1889
Born: Alexandria, Virginia, United States 
Died: Brooklyn, New York, United States 
Addresses:  Washington, D.C.,  United States  
 New York, New York, United States  
 Winchester, Virginia, United States  
Studied: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts c. 1827
Rome c. 1827-1831
Florence c. 1827-1831
Instructors: Charles Bird King 
George Esten Cooke 
Exhibited: Brooklyn Art Association 1864-1865, 1869, 1872
National Academy of Design 1868, 1878
Boston Athenaeum 
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 
American Academy of the Fine Arts 
Apollo Gallery 
American Art Union 
Artists Fund Society 
Maryland Historical Society 
Examples of Work: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 
National Academy of Design 
Virginia State Library, Richmond 
Specialty: Painter
Subjects Known For: Landscapes
Memberships: National Academy of Design Honorary 1832; NA 1836
Apollo Gallery (a founder, 1838)
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