George William Casilear
(1826 - 1912)
George William Casilear was active/lived in New York, California. George Casilear is known for topographic view-California, narrative, engraver.
Biography George William Casilear
A sketch artist, painter and engraver, George William Casilear spent
most of his career in New York City but in 1850 and 1851, was in
California where he did views of Sacramento and San Francisco.
They were turned into lithographs.
He was a a member and exhibitor in 1931 at the National Academy of Design.
His brother, John William Casilear, (1811-1893) was a Hudson River School painter.
Edan Hughes, Artists in California, 1786-1940