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About Washington Allston

Washington Allston
Washington Allston was an American painter and poet, born in Waccamaw Parish, South Carolina. Allston pioneered America's Romantic movement of landscape painting. He was well known during his lifetime for his experiments with dramatic subject matter and his bold use of light and atmospheric color. Wikipedia
November 5, 1779, Near Georgetown, South Carolina
July 9, 1843, Cambridge, Massachusetts