- NAME: Maxfield Parrish
- OCCUPATION: Illustrator, Painter
- BIRTH DATE: July 25, 1870
- DEATH DATE: March 10, 1966
- EDUCATION: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Drexel Institute of Art
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- PLACE OF DEATH: Plainfield, New Hampshire
- Full Name: Frederick Maxfield Parrish
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Maxfield Parrish was an American painter and illustrator who was the highest-paid commercial artist in the United States by the 1920s.
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Maxfield Parrish was born on July 25, 1870 in Philadelphia. Trained at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and Drexel Institute of Art, he was the highest-paid commercial artist and muralist in the U.S. by the 1920s. He is best known for his depictions of fantasy landscapes populated by attractive young women. He died in 1966.
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