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Washington Allston, 1779-1843

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1779.11.05
Place of Birth: Waccamaw, District of Georgetown, SC
Date of Death: 1843.08.09
Place of Death: Cambridgeport, MA

Identity:

Washington Allston was a painter.

Life:

He was only referred to by AMW in 1876.

Bibliography:

Bénézit, E., Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 vols, Paris, 1956-61; http://www.getty.edu (accessed 2003); www.groveart.com (accessed 2003).