Martin Johnson Heade

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Style: Luminism

Place: Lumberville

Born: 1819

Death: 1904

Nationality: United States

Biography:

Martin Johnson Heade (August 11, 1819 – September 4, 1904) was a prolific American painter known for his salt marsh landscapes, seascapes, and depictions of tropical birds (such as hummingbirds), as well as lotus blossoms and other still lifes. His painting style and subject matter, while derived from the romanticism of the time, are regarded by ar...