Helen Adele Fleck
(1887 - 1958)
Helen Adele Fleck was active/lived in New York, Illinois / Peru. Helen Fleck is known for cityscape and landscape painting.
Biography Helen Adele Fleck
Helen Adele Fleck, was born in Philadelphia on June 30, 1887, and she painted primarily in New Hope, Pennsylvania. Fleck was raised in Philadelphia, and in 1905 she was awarded a four year scholarship to the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA).
Instead of attending immediately, she traveled to Europe, living during the winter of 1905
in Cologne, where she visited museums. She returned to Philadelphia the summer of 1906, and at PAFA, she met fellow student Leopold Seyffert. They were married in 1911, but as Seyffert became a pre-eminent portrait painter, she was forced to sacrifice much of her career--with Seyffert eventually leaving her to marry his favorite model.
Fleck fell under the influence of close friend Arthu
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