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James Augustus Suydam  American  1819 -1865
Born: New York, New York, United States 
Died: North Conway, New Hampshire, United States 
Addresses:  New York, New York, United States 1861-1865 
Studied: New York University c. 1839
Instructors: Miner Kilbourne Kellogg 1842-1845 (Russia, Turkey, Greece, Asia)
Exhibited: National Academy of Design 1856-1866
Brooklyn Art Association 1861-1862, 1865, 1867
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1863-1864
Examples of Work: Century Association, New York City 
National Academy of Design 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Hudson River School
White Mountains
Subjects Known For: Landscapes
Memberships: Century Association 
National Academy of Design Honorary 1858; NA 1861
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James Augustus Suydam appears to be born into a wealthy New York City merchant family, although very little is known about his early life. He studied at NYU c.1839 and traveled to Europe from 1842-45. Suydam spent 10 years in ... (More)

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