Thomas Worthington Whittredge Biography
Whittredge was a painter, born in Springfield, Ohio, USA. A sign painter in Cincinnati (1838?9), he became a landscape artist (1843), studied in Europe (1849?59), and returned to New York (1859). Whittredge settled in the Catskill Mountains and became known as a Hudson River School painter, as seen in ?Trout Pool in the Catskills? (1875). In 1880 he moved to Summit, NJ.