Peale, Titian

Peale, Titian (Ramsay)

(1799–1885) painter; born in Philadelphia (son of Charles Willson Peale). He was trained as a naturalist and artist by his father at the Peale Museum in Philadelphia, where he became director in 1833. He is known for his naturalist illustrations, as seen in American Ornithology (1825–33) by Charles Lucien Bonaparte, and his own work, Lepidoptera Americana (1833).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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