Frederick Carl Frieseke Catalogue
Frederick Carl Frieseke
Biography
1874
Born in Owosso, Michigan, USA
1893
Enrolls at the Art Institute of Chicago
1897
After a year in New York, travels to Paris and studies at the Académie Julian
1901
Begins to exhibit regularly at the Salon of the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts in Paris, and at annual exhibitions of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Pennsylvania Academy
1905
Marries Sarah O’Bryan
1906
Begins to spend summers in Giverny
1912
First solo exhibition with Macbeth Gallery in New York
1913
Wins Temple Gold Medal, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art
Exhibition Seventeen Paintings by Frederick Carl Frieseke travels from the Detroit Museum of Art to the Art Institute of Chicago
1914
Daughter Frances born
Elected to membership in the National Academy of Design, New York
Remains in France throughout the war
1915
Wins grand prize at the Panama-Pacific Exposition in San Francisco
1920
Purchases summer home in le Mesnil sur Blangy, Normandy
Is named Chevalier of the French Legion of Honor
1928
Visits the United States for the first time since 1912
Wins third William Clark prize and bronze medal at the Corcoran Gallery of Art
1939
Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings by Frederick C. Frieseke, N. A. at the Grand Central Art Galleries, New York
Dies at his home in Normandy
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