Artist biography

Neville Cain 1855-1935

American painter, illustrator and author. Born in Louisville, Kentucky. Studied first in Munich, then in Paris in the studio of Carolus-Duran. Afterwards returned to the USA, becoming a contributor to the Louisville Courier-Journal. Also wrote and illustrated The Fairies' Circus (1903) and other children's books. Died at Louisville.

Published in:
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, p.91