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One photograph of Robert Hinckley, Camden, N.Y.
Robert Hinckley photograph, [ca. 1890s]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 4391 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Portrait painter; Washington, D.C. Born in Boston, Massachusetts. Hinckley studied art in Paris with Carolus-Duran and Bonnat from 1864 to 1884, graduating from the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Establishing a studio in Washington, D.C. in 1884, he painted portraits of eminent Americans. Hinckley also instructed the portrait class at the Corcoran Art School for six years.
The donor, Michael Tierney, purchased the photograph.
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