|Welsh, Horace Devitt|
|Wendt, John R.|
Lithographer. Although he was born in New York City, Wengenroth devoted himself to depictions of the harbors, buildings, flora and fauna of New England. A master of lithography, he won more than 30 print prizes and later published Making a Lithograph.
|Wentworth, Perley Meyer ("P. M.")||
P. M. Wentworth expressed his interest in the stars, planets, and worlds beyond our own in his drawings, many of which have an ethereal quality and allude to Christian theology. To confirm that his concerns were not of this world, Wentworth wrote the word "imagination" on many of his works.
|Wessel, Herman Henry|
|Wesselhoeft, Mary Fraser|
From the humble circumstances of his birth as the youngest of ten children in Pennsylvania, Benjamin West became one of the most acclaimed artists of his day.
|West, George William|
|Westermann, H. C.|
|Westfall, Carol D.|
|Weston, James P.|
|Weyden, Roger van der|
Born December 1, 1837, in Mühlen-am-Neckar, Germany. Immigrated with his family to Williamsport, Pa., 1853, where he was an itinerant watch and clock repairer. Lived in Washington, D.C., 1861–1914. Opened a jewelry shop at 3rd Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, 1862. Began to paint.
|Wharton, David W.|