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Charles Vezin

Charles Vezin, American landscape artist. Awarded Vezin prize, Lyme Art Association; Josephine Hancock Logan special prize at Chicago, 1941. President Art Students League, 1911-1915; member School Art League, Art Alliance, American Fine Arts Society, American Federation of Arts, New York, New Haven Paint and Clay Club, Lyme Art Association, New York Society Painters, Allied Artists America, Society for Sanity in Art.

Background

  • Vezin, Charles was born on April 9, 1858 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles and Carolina (Kalisky) Vezin.

  • Education

    • Educated Doctor Faires’ School, Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Military Academy, Chester. Schools in Germany.

    Career

    • Member Hinchman, Vezin & Company, dry goods comma., 1895-1919, retired. Landscape painter and writer. Has exhibited National Academy Design, Society American Artists, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Carnegie Institute, Corcoran Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, Worcester Museum, St. Louis The Art Institute of Chicago, Montclair Museum, High Museum, Atlanta, Museum of University of Nebraska, etc.

      Honorary mention Society of Washington Artists, Connecticut Academy Fine Arts, Palm Beach Art Center, Allied Artists of America, Ogonquit Art Center.

    Works

    • Author of numerous brochures on art.

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Member Hinchman, Vezin & Company, dry goods comma., 1895-1919, retired. Landscape painter and writer. Has exhibited National Academy Design, Society American Artists, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Carnegie Institute, Corcoran Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, Worcester Museum, St. Louis The Art Institute of Chicago, Montclair Museum, High Museum, Atlanta, Museum of University of Nebraska, etc.

    Honorary mention Society of Washington Artists, Connecticut Academy Fine Arts, Palm Beach Art Center, Allied Artists of America, Ogonquit Art Center. Clubs: Salmagundi (president 1914), National Arts, Century.

    Connections

    • Married Adah De Lamater, June 14, 1883. Children: Louise (Mistress.
    • father: Charles Vezin
    • mother: Carolina (Kalisky) Vezin
    • spouse: Adah De Lamater
    • child: Louise (Mrs Vezin
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    Born April 9, 1858
    Died March 13, 1942
    (aged 83)
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