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Rembrandt Peale
Birth: Feb. 22, 1778
Bucks County, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1860
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Artist. A portrait and historical painter, he was the son of painter Charles Wilson Peale, Who painted the portrait of George Washington and other notable persons. Rembrandt painted his first portrait at age 13, painted George Washington at age 17. He lived and worked in many cities and traveled to Europe five times. In 1831, He made Philadelphia his permanent home, and was one of the founders of the Pennslyvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the founder of the National Academy of Design. Peale died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in October of 1860 at 83 years old. (bio by: Frank W Nichols) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Harriet Cany Peale (____ - 1869)*
 
 Children:
  Rosalba Peale Underwood (1799 - 1874)*
  Henrietta Peale Griscom (1806 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlands Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section F-65
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Frank W Nichols
Record added: Dec 03, 2004
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Rembrandt Peale
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