S. George Phillips

1890 - 1965

S George Phillips

S. George Phillips

Born in Pennsylvania in 1890, S. George Phillips studied painting at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. His teachers included Daniel Garber, William Merritt Chase and Hugh Breckenridge. He became an accomplished artist, as well as a successful magazine illustrator, working for the Saturday Evening Post, Ladies Home Journal and McCall's.

S. George Phillips' landscape paintings, frequently painted in Point Pleasant, Pennsylvania, were strongly influenced by Garber. Phillips also developed a significant reputation for his commissioned portraits of prominent business and political leaders, such as Governor Leader of Pennsylvania, as well as physicians and academicians.

Phillips exhibited regularly at the Academy, the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington,DC, and the National Academy of Design in Manhattan.

Works by this artist

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Bucks County Farmland

Bucks County Farmland

S. George Phillips
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Fall on the Delaware

Fall on the Delaware

S. George Phillips
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Delaware Water Gap

Delaware Water Gap

S. George Phillips
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Samuel George Phillips Point Pleasant Fall

Point Pleasant Fall

S. George Phillips