William Sartain

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William Sartain (21 November 1843 – 1924) was an American artist.


He was born in Philadelphia, and his father was John Sartain. He went to high school with Thomas Eakins; they traveled together in 1868. He studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.[1] He stayed in Paris until 1875, when he returned to Philadelphia, and moved to New York City.

His work is in the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum, U.S. Capitol,[2] and National Museum of American Art.


Further Reading[edit]

Sartain, William (1905). Exhibition of pictures. New York: MacBeth Gallery. 

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