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Joseph Antonio Hekking

 (1830 - 1903)
Joseph Antonio Hekking was active/lived in New York, Michigan / Netherlands.  Joseph Hekking is known for romantic landscape, marine, and figure painting.

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Joseph Antonio Hekking


Joseph Antonio Hekking (1830-1903)

American landscape painter Joseph Antonio Hekking was born in 1830. He emigrated from the Netherlands to the United States with his family and settled in Cherry Valley, New York, where he received his early education. Hekking appears as a marine and landscape painter in New York City in the 1850s. In 1859 he exhibited several paintings of the Adirondack Mountains at the National Academy of Design, New York City.

Hekking’s early landscapes of the White Mountains and seascapes of the New Jersey shore were appreciated for their detailed naturalism and refined draftsmanship. Hekking studied in Paris, France in the 1860s. Upon his return he began a new series of panoramic and romantic views of mo  ...  Displaying 750 of 5882 characters.



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About  Joseph Antonio Hekking

Born:  1830 - Netherlands
Died:   1903 - New York City
Known for:  romantic landscape, marine, and figure painting