William T. Trego photographs, 1985

Trego, William Brooke Thomas, b. 1859 d. 1909
Painter
Active in Pa.,

Collection size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: A photograph of a study for Trego's painting RESCUE OF THE COLORS, and one of Trego in his North Wales, Pennsylvania studio at work on one of his series of MADONNA AND CHILD, ca. 1904-1905. (Original paintings are in the Bucks County Historical Society)

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; North Wales, Pa. Studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, where he later exhibited and won a prize.

Copy prints of the photographs were purchased from the Bucks County Historical Society in 1985.

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