12 Photos of Artists at Work, 1880-1921

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1900
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Francis David Millet at work in his studio, photographer unknown.

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1907
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Edward Gay Working on a Large Landscape in his Studio, 1907

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1920
Tyringham, Massachusetts
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Sculptor Malvina Hoffman working on a sculpture around 1920

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1910
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Charles Webster Hawthorne sketching with his class looking on.

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1887
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John Quincy Adams Ward in his studio with a model of a sculpture photographed by Pach Brothers, ca. 1887

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1890
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Aston Knight, landscape painter, sits in front of an easel.

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1890
Washington DC
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Olive Rush with her class of 66 students at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1890

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1891
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William Rudolf O'Donovan with a completed bust of Walt Whitman

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1910
Brooklyn, New York
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Leon Dabo working in his Brooklyn studio around 1910. Painting name: The Cloud

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1920
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Horatio Walker seated outdoors at his easel, working on a painting. Inscription lower left: "To W. Macbeth Gallery with the compliments of Horatio Walker."

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1885
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Famed watercolorist John Singer Sargent in his studio in Paris, 1885

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1907
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Winslow Homer in a Straw Hat at his Residence in Maine, 1907

artists at work, old photos of artists, vintage artist studio
1920
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Howard R. Butler at an easel with pallette and brushes in hand.