Thomas Kinkade, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Thomas Kinkade

American painter of popular realistic, bucolic, and idyllic subjects

Date of Birth: 19-Jan-1958

Place of Birth: Sacramento, California, United States

Date of Death: 06-Apr-2012

Profession: artist, painter

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn


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About Thomas Kinkade

  • William Thomas Kinkade III (January 19, 1958 – April 6, 2012) was an American painter of popular realistic, pastoral, and idyllic subjects.
  • He is notable for his success, during his lifetime, with the mass marketing of his work as printed reproductions and other licensed products via the Thomas Kinkade Company.
  • According to Kinkade's company, one in every twenty American homes owns a copy of one of his paintings.He described himself as a "Painter of Light", a phrase he protected through trademark, but which was originally used hundreds of years ago to describe the English artist J.
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  • Turner (1775–1851).

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