Asher Brown Durand

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Style: Hudson River School

Place: Maplewood

Born: 1796

Death: 1886

Nationality: United States

Biography:

Asher Brown Durand (August 21, 1796 - September 17, 1886) was an American painter of the Hudson River School. Durand was born in and eventually died in Maplewood, New Jersey (then called Jefferson Village), the eighth of eleven children his father was a watchmaker and a silversmith. Durand was apprenticed to an engraver from 1812 to 1817, later en...