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Anson Dickinson

Born:
Milton, Connecticut 1779

Died:
Litchfield, Connecticut 1852

Luce Artist Biography

Anson Dickinson was a prolific artist, painting more than fifteen hundred documented miniatures during his forty-eight-year career. He followed a well-established pattern of travel between South Carolina and Canada, painting prominent sitters in cities along the way. His younger brother, Daniel Dickinson, was also a miniaturist.