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  • Hermon Atkins MacNeil: The Discovery of a Lost Masterpiece

    July 11th, 2012 · 5:00 pm  →  19th Century Art Antiques Appraisal Art History Blog

    Like all great detective tales, the case of the overlooked masterpiece begins with a back-story. Hermon Atkins MacNeil was born on his parents’ farm in Everett, Massachusetts in 1866. Soon after graduating from the Normal Art School in Boston, he moved to Cornell, New York for a few years to instruct industrial art and modeling.Read the Rest…