(1871 - 1948)
Frank William Cuprien was active/lived in California, New York / Germany. Frank Cuprien is known for seascape, landscape and coastal view painting.
A resident of Southern California from 1912, Frank Cuprien lived and painted primarily at Laguna Beach where he became known for seascapes and coastal scenes with dramatic lighting effects.
He was also a musician, and from his home, known as the "Viking" overlooking the ocean, he had many piano recitals and art exhibitions. He was a member of the California Art Club and President of the Laguna Beach Art Association. His work is in the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"