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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1923).
Internationally renowned as a portrait painter, J. Charles Arter drew his clientele from the worlds of business, culture, religion and high society, depicting such prominent personalities as Pope Pius X, the Archbishop of Canterbury and Carmen Sylva, the Queen of Romania. He was also a painter of figure and genre subjects, as well as landscapes and cityscapes, producing "wistful delineations" of such diverse locales as France, Italy and Japan.
Wikipedia has no article on Arter. The preceding paragraph was taken from a biographical sketch found on the website of the Spanierman Gallery