George Inness

George Inness bio

Birth Name: George Inness

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: May 1, 1825

Date Of Death: August 3, 1894

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

George Inness was born on the 1st of May, 1825. He was best known for being a Painter. Renowned 19th century American landscape painter who was influenced by the Hudson River School and the Barbizon School. Called the Father of American Landscape Painting and well-known proponent of tonalism.

George Inness was born in New York. He worked as a New York City map engraver during his teens. He was mentored by French landscape painter Régis François Gignoux and was enrolled at the National Academy of Design. He won a gold medal at the 1889 Paris Exposition.

George Inness was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Inness was born in 1820s.

George Inness is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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George Inness’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on George Inness’s parents.

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George Inness was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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Zodiac Sign: George Inness was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: George Inness was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: George Inness had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

George Inness’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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