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Edward hopper, (born july 22, 1882, nyack, ny, us—died may 15, 1967, new york city), american painter whose realistic depictions of. Soichi sunami, edward hopper, c edward hopper: american, 1882 - 1967 edward hopper was born in nyack, new york, in 1882 to a. Born in 1882 in new york, edward hopper is now recognized as one of the most influential american realist painters of the 20th century.