Edward Hicks

1780 - 1849
Painter, preacher
Origin: United States
Born: April 4, 1780, Attleborough (now Langhorne), Pennsylvania
Died: August 23, 1849, Newtown, Pennsylvania

Edward Hicks is recognized as one of America's most significant early "folk art" painters. A devout Quaker for much of his life, his native and stylized compositions resulted from his dedication to his faith.

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The Peaceable Kingdom
1822 - 1825, Oil on Canvas
Edward Hicks
United States, 1780 - 1849