Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

John Fery

 (1859 - 1934)
John Fery was active/lived in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Montana / Hungary.  John Fery is known for western panoramic landscape painting, cycloramas, promotional painting.

John Fery

The following biography is submitted and written by Larry Len Peterson, author of John Fery: Artist of Glacier National Park & The American West

Johann Nepomuk Levy--John Fery's name before he Americanized it--was born in Strasswalchen, Austria on March 25, 1859 to Hungarians Jahn and Mary Levy. Jahn was temporarily working for the railroad but soon returned to his wife's prosperous family farm near Pressburg, Hungary. Johann's idyllic childhood filled with painting, hunting, and hiking came to an end in his teenage years when both parents died unexpectedly. An inheritance allowed him to attend the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts where he studied many art styles including Realis  ...  Displaying 750 of 19683 characters.

Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday
Biography photo for John Fery

About  John Fery

Born:  1859 - Strasswalchen, Austria
Died:   1934 - Everett, Washington
Known for:  western panoramic landscape painting, cycloramas, promotional painting