William P. Babcock (1826-1899)

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Roses and Pansies in a White Vase


Eros, A Mythological Scene, Pencil on Paper

Garland Making

Venus and Cupid in the Forest


William P. Babcock was a 19th century American artist noted for his figure paintings as well as biblical scenes, classical scenes and mythological subjects. He was an expatriate born in Boston who spent most of his life in France. He became one of the first Americans to study with Thomas Couture in Paris in 1847, and also studied with artists affiliated with the Barbizon school.

Charming the Birds


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