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Frank Myers Boggs

 (1855 - 1926)
Frank Myers Boggs was active/lived in Ohio / France.  Frank Boggs is known for sea-street-landscape painting, illustration.

Frank Myers Boggs

Frank Boggs was a master of cloudy skies in landscape paintings, but was more strongly attracted to the soft light of misty mornings and rainy afternoons than the brilliant sunlight of his Impressionist peers.  Contemporary American critics tended to view Boggs as an Impressionist, especially when he exhibited in New York early in his career.  But although his brush became loose and free and his palette lightened as he matured, the artist never completely adopted Impressionistic methods.

He was known and appreciated for delicate and subtle harmonies of blue, gray and green.  In this respect, his style has sometimes been compared to the Tonalism of James McNeill Whistler.

Boggs was born in Springfield, Ohio, on  ...  Displaying 750 of 1678 characters.

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About  Frank Myers Boggs

Born:  1855 - Springfield, Ohio
Died:   1926 - Meudon, France
Known for:  sea-street-landscape painting, illustration