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James Callowhill

 (1838 - 1917)
James T. Callowhill was active/lived in Massachusetts / United Kingdom.  James Callowhill is known for marine, illustration, porcelain decoration.

Biography   James Callowhill


Born in Worcester, England, James Callowhill studied at the Worcester School of Art and was in Brooklyn, New York by the late 1880s.  From 1853 until he moved to New York, he was an artist with Worcester Royal Porcelain Works.  In New York, he worked for the Faience Manufacturing Company at Greenport, Brooklyn.  He also worked with porcelain in Baltimore and for Louis Prang in Boston doing watercolors for lithographs.

He usually signed his work Jas Callowhill.

His son was painter and porcelain decorator James Clarence Callowhill.

Sources include:
Who Was Who in American Art by Peter Hastings Falk (editor)
Information about he location of Faience Manufacturing courtesy of Suzy Kline.


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