(1907 - 1975)
Frederick Ryan was active/lived in New Hampshire, California / Canada. Frederick Ryan is known for illustration, portrait, landscape.
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Biography Frederick Ryan
Born in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island., Canada in 1907, Frederick (William) Ryan was the son of John Wilfred Ryan of Kentville, Nova Scotia. Shortly after graduating from Saint John High School, New Brunswick in 1926, Ryan moved with his family to Boston where he studied at the Massachusetts School of Art under Ernest L. Major, and Richard Andrew, who had been a pupil in France of Jean-Paul Laurens and Leon Gerome.
At the age of 21, Ryan traveled to Paris to continue his formal art training. He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts under Lucien Simon, and privately under Louis-Francois Biloul. Also, in Paris, Ryan knew personally the celebrated portrait painter Jacques-Emile Blanche. Ryan frequented Blanche's studio and was guid
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