(1844 - 1903)
Franklin Dullin Briscoe was active/lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland. Franklin Briscoe is known for marine, mural, animal, portrait.
Biography Franklin Briscoe
Known for his marine, history, and portrait paintings, Franklin Briscoe was born in Baltimore, Maryland and at age four moved with his family to Philadelphia where he later became a student of Edward Moran and where eventually he settled his studio.
Briscoe made extended ocean voyages, including trips to Europe where he saw much painting in galleries, and from these adventures and observations developed his landmark paintings of the ocean and ships in all kinds of weather conditions.
In 1885, he painted an historical mural that was in ten panels, a total of 230 feet long, and 13 feet tall--"The Battle of Gettysburg." A depiction of the sequences of the battle, it was exhibited throughout the country, and is now housed in the
... Displaying 750 of 2185 characters.
also viewed by people who viewed Franklin Briscoe