Withers was born in Philadelphia and graduated from of the Carnegie Institute, he studied at the Art Students League, the National Academy and in Paris. His teachers included Berthe Morisot and Richard Miller. He taught at Hunter College and Brooklyn College.
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Another painting at the Hammingway Gallery.
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Berthe Morisot 1841-1895