Frederic Edwin Church, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Frederic Edwin Church

American landscape painter

Date of Birth: 04-May-1826

Place of Birth: Hartford, Connecticut, United States

Date of Death: 07-Apr-1900

Profession: painter, art collector, landscape painter, traveller

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Frederic Edwin Church

  • Frederic Edwin Church (May 4, 1826 – April 7, 1900) was an American landscape painter born in Hartford, Connecticut.
  • He was a central figure in the Hudson River School of American landscape painters, best known for painting large landscapes, often depicting mountains, waterfalls, and sunsets.
  • Church's paintings put an emphasis on realistic detail, dramatic light, and panoramic views.
  • He debuted some of his major works in single-painting exhibitions to a paying and often enthralled audience in New York City.
  • In his prime, he was one of the most famous painters in the United States.

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