Lewis Henry Meakin

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Eden Park, Cincinnati Art Museum

Lewis Henry Meakin (c. 1850–1917) was an American Impressionist landscape artist born in Newcastle, England, moving to Cincinnati, Ohio with his family in 1863. After studying art in Europe he returned to Cincinnati where he taught at the Cincinnati Art Academy.

He served as president of the Cincinnati Art Club from 1910 to 1912 as curator at the Cincinnati Art Museum from 1911 to 1917, where today some of his pieces are on exhibit.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lewis Henry Meakin". Cincinnati Art Galleries. Archived from the original on November 2, 2006. Retrieved 2007-08-21.
  2. ^ Aronson, Julie; Anita J. Ellis; Jennifer Howe (2003). The Cincinnati Wing. Ohio University Press. p. 141. ISBN 0-8214-1487-9.