Thomas Seir Cummings

Name
Thomas Seir Cummings
Also Known as
T. S. Cummings
Thomas S. Cummings
born Bath, England 1804-died Hackensack, NJ 1894
Active in
  • New York, New York
Nationalities
U.S. States
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Luce Artist Biography

Thomas Seir Cummings was widely considered the best-trained American miniaturist of his day, and was among the most successful and prolific miniaturists of the second quarter of the nineteenth century. He helped found the National Academy of Design in 1826, and taught miniature painting there for more than thirty years.

Works by This Artist