Frederic Edwin Church

Frederic Edwin Church

Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Death 7 Apr 1900 (aged 73)
Greenport, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Burial Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
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Memorial ID 1922 · View Source
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Artist. Specialized in, and is most famous for, painting realistic tropical landscapes. Some of his works are "Cotopaxi" (1854), "The Heart of the Andes" (1859), "Aurora Borealis" (1865) and "Aegean Sea" (1871). "Cotopaxi" presently hangs in the New York City Public Libraries Gallery, and "Aegean Sea" is in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frederic Edwin Church (4 May 1826–7 Apr 1900), Find a Grave Memorial no. 1922, citing Spring Grove Cemetery, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .