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The only competition worthy of a wise man is with himself. ---->>>

Distinction is the consequence, never the object of a great mind. ---->>>

Never judge a work of art by its defects. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: November 5, 1779
Birthplace: Near Georgetown, South Carolina
Die: July 9, 1843
Occupation: Artist

Washington Allston ARA (November 5, 1779 – July 9, 1843) was an American painter and poet, born in Waccamaw Parish, South Carolina. Allston pioneered America's Romantic movement of landscape painting. He was well known during his lifetime for his experiments with dramatic subject matter and his bold use of light and atmospheric color (wikipedia)