Alexander Robertson

Name
Alexander Robertson
Born
Aberdeen, Scotland 1772
Died
New York, New York 1841
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Alexander Robertson and his brother Archibald were both miniaturists. After studying in London, Alexander followed his brother to New York in the fall of 1792, and together they operated the Columbian Academy of Painting. A noted art teacher, Alexander served as the academy’s secretary from 1817 to 1825, and Keeper (curator) from 1820 to 1835.

Works by This Artist

ca. 1795
watercolor on ivory
ca. 1795
watercolor on ivory