Robert Nisbet, N.A. (1879 - 1961)

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Bright Fall Day, Kent, Connecticut
oil on panel, 7" x 10", signed lower left
National Acdemy member, Robert Nisbet was born in Providence, R.I. He studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and then at the Art Students League with Henry Snell and Frank DuMond. Nisbet settled in Kent, Connecticut and was president of the Kent Art Association. He was a member of the National Academy, the Providence Art Club, the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, the Salmagundi Club, and Allied Artists. His works are in the Brooklyn Mudeum, the Bibliotheque National in Paris, the New York Public Library, and the National Academy of Design.