Benjamin West Quotes

  • Remember, light and shadow never stand still.

    Benjamin West, Allen Staley, Baltimore Museum of Art (1989). “Benjamin West, American painter at the English Court: June 4-August 20, 1989”
  • A kiss from my mother made me a painter.

    "Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations". Compiled by Jehiel Keeler Hoyt and Kate Louise Roberts, 1922.

Benjamin West

  • Born: October 10, 1738
  • Died: March 11, 1820
  • Occupation: Painter
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