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Frederic Edwin Church  American  1826 -1900
Born: Hartford Connecticut  
Died: New York New York  
Active: New York New York  1848
 South America  1853
 Europe  1867
 New York  1877-on
Mt. Katahdin Maine  1877-on
Addresses:  New York New York   
 Hudson River New York  1870s Residence
Instructors: Benjamin Hutchins Coe Hartford
Alexander Hamilton Emmons Hartford
Thomas Cole Catskill, NY, 1844-1846
Exhibited: National Academy of Design often from 1845-on
Brooklyn Art Association 1861-1874
American Art Union 1847-1852
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1851-1867
Bloomfield, Steel, & Co. 1859
Paris Exposition 1867
Metropolitan Museum of Art 1900
National Gallery of Art, Washington DC 1988
Examples of Work: Cleveland Museum of Art 
Cooper-Hewitt Museum, New York City 
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 
Reading Public Museum and Gallery, Pennsylvania 
Reynolda House, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Hudson River School
White Mountains
Subjects Known For: Landscapes
Memberships: National Academy of Design ANA 1848; NA 1849
Century Association 
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Frederic Edwin Church was one of the most famous landscapists of the two continents in the 1850s and 1860s. His huge canvases are extravaganzas of nature in its extremes, painted with scientific exactitude. At their best, they are marvelous weddings of light, form and detail.

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