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Howard Cushing

Mrs. Ethel Cushing, ca. 1912–14

Howard Cushing  (1869 – 1916)

Howard Gardiner Cushing was a painter of portraits, figure, lanscape, and mural paintings. He studied at Académie Julian, Paris with Laurens, Constant, and Doucet. His studio was in Newport, Rhode Island.

He graduated from Groton and from Harvard College and studied at the Academie Julien, Paris, 1891-96. He established a studio in New York City in 1898 and worked there until his death. His paintings are in the Metropolitan and Whitney museums in New York, the Gardner in Boston, the Newport Art Museum and in private collections.

Biography from the Archives of AskART