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Robert Henri

 
 
Robert Henri Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 3, 2016
1. Robert Henri Marker
Inscription.  
Celebrated
Painter and teacher,
Robert Henri
lived, painted and
taught here
from
1909 until 1929.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music.
 
Location. 40° 44.278′ N, 73° 59.229′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Gramercy Park South east of Park Avenue South. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 Gramercy Park South, New York NY 10010, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The National Arts Club (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named National Arts Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Poetry Society of America (within shouting distance of this marker); James Harper (within shouting distance of this marker); 105 East 19th Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Gramercy Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Gramercy Park Historic District
Robert Henri Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 3, 2016
2. Robert Henri Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible here, just above the rear of the white vehicle.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pirates of Penzance Composition Site (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Robert Henri (1865-1929), the American painter, posed in the photographer's New York City studio... image. Click for full size.
By Gertrude Käsebier, circa 1900
3. Robert Henri (1865-1929), the American painter, posed in the photographer's New York City studio...
Robert Henri (June 24, 1865 – July 12, 1929) was an American painter and teacher. He was a leading figure of the Ashcan School of American realism and an organizer of the group known as "The Eight," a loose association of artists who protested the restrictive exhibition practices of the powerful, conservative National Academy of Design.... - Wikipedia

Photograph courtesy of the Library of Congress.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2017. It was originally submitted on October 18, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 225 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 18, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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