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Fitz Hugh Lane

AKA Nathaniel Rogers Lane

Born: 19-Dec-1804
Birthplace: Gloucester, MA
Died: 14-Aug-1865
Location of death: Gloucester, MA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Oak Grove Cemetery, Gloucester, MA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Painter

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: American marine painter, luminist

Long known as Fitz Hugh Lane, his middle name was discovered to be Henry.

Father: Jonathan Dennison Lane
Mother: Sarah

    Paralyzed (lower limbs, perhaps from poisonous jimsonweed, perhaps polio)
    Changed Name 13-Mar-1932 (to Fitz Henry Lane)

Selected paintings:
Gloucester Harbor from Rocky Neck (1844)
Salem Harbor (1853)
Owl's Head, Penobscot Bay, Maine (1862)

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