Frank Mura was active/lived in New York. Frank Mura is known for Landscape, animal painting, illustration.
Biography Frank Mura
Frank Mura (b. 1861)
Born in Alsace on July 17, 1861, Mura is known for landscapes, buildings, marine settings, human subjects and animals. He was noted for his charcoal painting technique.
Mura's family settled in New York City when he was a child and he became a naturalised American. The family home was in Manhattan and his father's occupation was listed in the census as a feather dealer.
In 1881, he returned to Europe, studying in Munich, Germany. During this time, some of his paintings were purchased by a wealthy New York collector, Ichabod T. Williams. His father had ceased paying his allowance, and the money from these paintigs enabled him to pay an overdue account with his landlady
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