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Frederic Edwin Church

American landscapist

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Popular painter preoccupied with the most spectacular aspects of nature. He painted, often on a large scale, the natural scenery of the U.S. as well as that of other countries. Olana, his home on the Hudson River, is now a museum.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500115265.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Frederic Edwin Church:

William Forrest after Frederic Edwin Church The Heart of the Andes, 1862 Etching and engraving on heavyweight wove paper
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