Thomas P. Barnett

Tom Barnett was a late 19th and early 20th-Century painter and architect, active primarily in St. Louis where he was born on February 11, 1870. He studied architecture with his father and painting under Paul Cornoyer. Barnett was head of the architectural firm of J. P. Barnett & Company of St. Louis, but in later years devoted much time to painting. He died in Boston on September 23, 1929.


1904 Gold medal for architecture at the St. Louis Exposition
1905 Bronze medal for architecture and painting, Portland Exposition
1914-1925 First Ives landscape prize, St. Louis Artist's Guild, annually
1918 Scott Memorial prize, Artist's Guild
1905 First architectural prize, Cook County Court House, Chicago
1921-1926 Art League Group prize,
1922 Town Club purchase prize
1905 Chamber of Commerce prize
1914-1925 First prize best group, Artist's Guild,St. Louis MO


St. Louis Museum of Fine Arts, MO
Missouri State Capitol Art Museum, Springfield, MO


Chicago Art Guild
National Arts Club, New York, NY
St. Louis Art Guild
Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
Chicago Galleries Association
Allied Artists of America, New York, NY
American Federation of Arts, New York, NY



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