Edward Savage

1761-1817 America/Portraitist

 

Brief Biography-Edward Savage was born in Massachusetts in 1761. He studied briefly under Benjamin West in London, and on his return to America, he became famous for his portraits of president George Washington and his family. Savage was primarily a portraitist but also painted landscapes. He became the owner of art galleries in New York and Boston, exhibiting many works by notable artists amongst his paintings.

 

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George
Washington

George Washington number one

The Washington
Family

The Washington Family

Martha
Washington

Martha Washington

The Savage
Family

The Savage Family

Mount Vernon from
the Carriage Entrance

Mount Vernon from the Carriage Entrance

Edward Savage
Junior

Edward Savage Junior

Congress Voting Independence

Congress Voting Independence

George
Washington

George Washington

Eliza Cheever and
John Derby Davis

The Davis Children-Eliza Cheever Davis and John Derby Davis

Joseph
Griffiths

Joseph Griffiths