Eugene Francis Savage
(1883 - 1978)
Eugene Francis Savage was active/lived in Connecticut, New York. Eugene Savage is known for mural, genre, figure and landscape painting.
Eugene Francis Savage was born in Covington, Indiana 1883. He underwent
various forms of art training in the early years. He was a pupil
of The Corcoran Gallery and The Art Institute of Chicago, and was later
awarded a fellowship to study in Rome at The American Academy.
under the spell of that ancient city the young artist began to render
historic figures that were suitable for the classic style needed for
mural painting in the traditional manor. During this period he
was able to study and observe Roman and Greek sculpture, although much
of the academic training was accomplished by using plaster casts along
with the incorporation of live models. This method survived and
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