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Washington Allston

Washington Allston was an American painter and poet, born in Waccamaw Parish, South Carolina. Allston pioneered America's Romantic movement of landscape painting. He was well known during his lifetime for his experiments with dramatic subject matter and his bold use of light and atmospheric color. Read more from Wikipedia →

Works by this artist in other museums: the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Museum of Modern Art in New York.