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WILMARTH, Lemuel Everett, artist, born in Attleborough, Massachusetts, 11 November, 1835. He studied at the academy in Munich under Wilhelm von Kaulbach in 1859-'63, and under Jean L. Gerome at the Ecole des beaux arts, Paris, in 1864-'7. Since 1870 he has had charge of the schools of the National academy, of which he was elected an associate in 1871 and all academician in 1873. Among his works, principally genre pictures, are "Captain Nathan Hale" (1866) ; " Playing two Games at the same Time" (1867) "The Home Missionary" (1869) ; "Another Candidate for Adoption" (1871) ; "Guess what I have brought You" (1873); " Left in Charge" (1874) ; " Ingratitude" (1875); "Feat of Courage" (1876) ; "A Plea for the Ilomeless" (1877): " Pick of the Orchard" (1878): and "Jack's Return" (1879).
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