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Allen Tucker

Allen Tucker
Born 1866
Brooklyn, New York
Died 1939
Nationality American
Alma mater School of Mines of Columbia University in 1887 with a degree in architecture
Known for landscapes


Allen Tucker (1866–1939) was an American artist.[1]

Biography

He was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1866 and graduated from the School of Mines of Columbia University in 1887 with a degree in architecture and worked as a draftsman at McIlvaine and Tucker.[1]

In 1908, he exhibited with Armory Show of 1913. One of his landscapes appeared on the postcard announcement.

In World War I, Tucker served in the American Ambulance Service in France. From 1921 through 1926, he served as an instructor at the Art Students League of New York where he became a close friend of Wilhelmina Weber Furlong and her husband Thomas Furlong the couple held administrative and executive positions at the league during his tenure as an instructor. [2] His work appears in many major American museums and collections.

References

  1. ^ a b "Allen Tucker (1866-1939)". Gleason Fine Art. Retrieved 2010-09-11. 
  2. ^ The Biography of Wilhelmina Weber Furlong: The Treasured Collection of Golden Heart Farm by Clint B. Weber, ISBN 0-9851601-0-1ISBN 978-0-9851601-0-4
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