Francis Augustus Silva

Figurative Art

May 26, 2013

Francis Augustus Silva, also known as Francis A. Silva, was an American Luminist painter of the Hudson River School, widely known for his marine scenes, particularly of the Atlantic coast.

Featured image: Francis Augustus Silva - The Hudson at the Tappan Zee, 1987 (detail). Offset Lithograph. 26 1/4 × 42 in. 66.7 × 106.7 cm. This is ephemera, an artifact related to the artist. Photo courtesy ArtWise