ABOUT GEORGE BIDDLE

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George Biddle

1885-1973

Painter, lithographer, teacher and writer; born in Philadelphia. Studied Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Biddle was a member of "The Painter-Gravers of America" , formed in 1915 along with fellow artists Childe Hassam,George Bellows, Boardman Robinson, Ernest D. Roth, George Elmer Brown, and Leo Meilziner. After 1917, Biddle formed a friendship with Mary Cassatt. Mary introduced George to her neice Ellen Mary Casset. Biddle fell in love with Ellen and drew her portrait on stone.

WORKS BY BIDDLE GEORGE