(1854 - 1906)
Charles Edwin Fripp was active/lived in Quebec / United Kingdom, Canada. Charles Fripp is known for war reporter artist, landscape and portrait painting, illustration.
Biography Charles Fripp
Charles Edwin Fripp (4 September 1854 London - 1906 Montreal), painter and illustrator, and special war artist. He was one of the twelve children of George Arthur Fripp (1822-1895), a landscape artist, and Mary Percival. His brother Thomas W. Fripp also became a watercolourist in Canada.
Charles Edwin Fripp was an Associate of the Royal Watercolour Society. He painted mainly military subjects and worked as a special artist for The Graphic and The Daily Graphic during various wars in South Africa including the Kaffir War of 1878, the Zulu War, and the Boer War; he also covered the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-95 and the Philippines campaign of the Spanish-American War in 1899.
He exhibited The Last St
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