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Famous Pennsylvania Impressionism Artists

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List of famous Pennsylvania Impressionism artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Pennsylvania Impressionism movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Pennsylvania Impressionism period artists are organized alphabetically, but you may sort this information by clicking any column. Every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You may copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use on a regular basis. List features artists like John E. Berninger, Walter Emerson Baum, and many more {#nodes}
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    Karl Henry Buesgen, Sr. (December 25, 1916 – December 14, 1981) was an American landscape painter and Pennsylvania impressionist typically associated with the Baum Circle, a group of artists either taught by, associated with, or directly influenced by Pennsylvania impressionist painter Walter Emerson Baum. Buesgen was born on Christmas Day, 1916 in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. He was the only surviving son of Joseph Herman and Katherine (née Hörth) Buesgen, both second generation German immigrants who worked in Allentown's silk and textile mills. As a young man, Buesgen studied to become a musician, and trained in piano, organ and voice. His family was involved with Allentown's...  more
    • Birthplace: Allentown, Pennsylvania
    • Associated periods or movements: Pennsylvania Impressionism
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Art Forms: Painting
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    John Emil Berninger (December 13, 1896 – July 16, 1981) was an American landscape painter and Pennsylvania impressionist. He lived and painted in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in the United States. As an artist, Berninger has been described as being "in the outer ring of the New Hope School" and a member of "The Baum Circle," the group of artists either taught by, associated with, or directly influenced by Pennsylvania impressionist painter Walter Emerson Baum.Berninger studied under Orlando Gray Wales and Arlington Nelson Lindenmuth, and was a student of Baum's first class in Allentown during the summer of 1926. In 1932, he became an art instructor at the Kline-Baum Art School. In 1934, he...  more
    • Associated periods or movements: Pennsylvania Impressionism
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Art Forms: Painting
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    Walter Emerson Baum

    Walter Emerson Baum (December 14, 1884 – July 12, 1956) was an American artist and educator active in the Bucks and Lehigh County areas of Pennsylvania in the United States. In addition to being a prolific painter, Baum was also responsible for the founding of the Baum School of Art and the Allentown Art Museum....  more
    • Birthplace: Sellersville, Pennsylvania
    • Associated periods or movements: Impressionism, Pennsylvania Impressionism
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • John Fulton "Jack" Folinsbee (March 14, 1892 – May 10, 1972) was an American landscape, marine and portrait painter, and a member of the art colony at New Hope, Pennsylvania. He is best known today for his impressionist scenes of New Hope and Lambertville, New Jersey, particularly the factories, quarries, and canals along the Delaware River....  more
    • Birthplace: Buffalo, New York
    • Associated periods or movements: Pennsylvania Impressionism
    • Nationality: United States of America