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Eric Pape
Date: American painter and illustrator, 1870–1938
Biography: Born in San Francisco. Academic training in Paris. Then Pape spent several years painting and exhibiting in Germany and Egypt. By mid-1890s, Pape was living in New York City, where he designed illustrations for authors including Henry James, Robert Louis Stevenson, and H. G. Wells, and for leading magazines, especially Century. He founded Eric Paper School of Art in Boston.