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Robert Swain Gifford

American painter

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
[not from ULAN:] Gifford organized the original New York Etching Club with L. Yale and J. D. Smillie, 2 May 1877.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500012208.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Robert Swain Gifford:

Robert Swain Gifford A Woodland Pasture, 1888 Etching on Asian wove paper
Robert Swain Gifford Path to the Shore, 1879 Etching on laid paper
Robert Swain Gifford Evening, 1878 Etching on heavyweight laid paper
Robert Swain Gifford Coal Pockets at New Bedford, 1879 Etching on laid paper
Robert Swain Gifford Coal Pockets at New Bedford, 1876 Etching printed in brown ink on laid paper
Robert Swain Gifford The Mouth of the Apponigansett, 1883 Etching and drypoint printed in black-brown ink on wove paper with gilt edges
Robert Swain Gifford Nonquit, 1878 Etching on thin laid Japan paper
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