Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

William R Freeman

 (1820 - 1906)
William R. Freeman was active/lived in Indiana, California, Missouri.  William Freeman is known for portrait.

Biography   William R. Freeman

Born in NYC in 1820. Freeman was active as a portraitist in NYC in 1844-49 and then worked in Indiana and Louisville. The Civil War years were spent in the South and, after the war, in Indianapolis. In 1875 Freeman moved to California and worked in Sacramento and San Francisco until 1880. He died in St Louis, MO about 1906. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1876-80. In: Indiana State Library (Thomas A. Hendricks).

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America (Groce, George C. and David H. Wallace); City Directory.

Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here.

Museums (2 - partial list):  William R. Freeman    

Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing