Vonnoh, Robert William

Vonnoh, Robert William

(1858–1933) painter; born in Hartford, Conn. (husband of Bessie Potter Vonnoh). He grew up in Boston, studied in Paris (1881–90), established studios in New York and Los Angeles, and taught painters such as Robert Henri and William Glackens.
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