(1819 - 1864)
Frederick Stiles Jewett was active/lived in Connecticut, Ohio. Frederick Jewett is known for marine and landscape painting.
Biography Frederick Jewett
Marine and landscape painter, Frederick Stiles Jewett became "one of the leading marine painters in Connecticut." (Falk 1730)
At the age of sixteen, he went on a two-year whaling journey.
When he returned he settled in Hartford, Connecticut, where he worked
as the editor for the New England Weekly Review for a short
time. From about 1841 to 1854 he lived in the West Indies where he
worked as a journalist. He became ill and was forced to return to
Hartford, where he worked as an insurance agent, and in his spare time
took up marine and landscape painting.
In 1856 he was listed in the Hartford directory as "Artist and Instructor in all the branches of Drawing and Painting."
1864 he moved to
... Displaying 750 of 2244 characters.