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Frederick Carl Smith

 (1868 - 1955)
Frederick Carl Smith was active/lived in California, District Of Columbia, Ohio / Norway.  Frederick Smith is known for portrait, marine and landscape painting.

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Frederick Carl Smith


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Known as a portrait painter, Frederick Carl Smith was born in Cincinnati and studied at the Cincinnati Art School, the Ohio Mechanics' Institute, and the Academie Julian in Paris with Bouguereau, Ferrier and Constant.

For 17 years, he worked in Washington D.C. as a portraitist and then moved to Pasadena, California in 1917. There he was active in the Laguna Beach art community and a founding member of that art association. He also painted marines.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"


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About  Frederick Carl Smith

Born:  1868 - Cincinnati, Ohio
Died:   1955 - Pasadena, California
Known for:  portrait, marine and landscape painting

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