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Franklin Watkins

 (1894 - 1972)
Franklin Chenault "Watty" Watkins was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  Franklin Watkins is known for portrait, figure, genre and still life painting, commercial art.

Some Keywords and Quick Facts for Franklin Watkins


Birth / Death:  1894 New York City - 1972

Exhibition of Art School for Franklin Watkins

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Methods for Franklin Watkins

Advertising Art
Easel Painting
Graphic Design, Printmaking
Illustration, Illustrator
Murals: Design, Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic, Stained Glass

Media for Franklin Watkins

Fresco

Styles for Franklin Watkins

Modernist, Modernism (Partially Abstract)

Subjects for Franklin Watkins

Black, African Culture, Figure, Genre
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Floral Landscape, Wildflowers
Floral Still Life, Floral Motifs, Flowers
Genre, Human Activity, Daily Life
Landscape, Nature Scene
Portraits, Portraiture
Religion, Mysticism, Spirituality
Still Life Objects

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Franklin Watkins

Europe

Art Association for Franklin Watkins

National Academy of Design, Elected Member

Schools for Franklin Watkins

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Student
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Teacher
Tyler School of Art, Teacher

Awards/Recognition for Franklin Watkins

Andrew Carnegie Prize, National Academy of Design
Carol Beck Gold Medal, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
Cresson Traveling Scholarship

Chronology for Franklin Watkins

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Added Description for Franklin Watkins

Art Educator: Teaching, Lectures, Workshops, Writing
Commercial Art and Design
Figure Specialty
Genre Specialty
Mural Specialty
Printmaking Specialty
Wartime Camouflage Artist, Camoufleur

Exhibition of Art Association for Franklin Watkins

National Academy of Design, New York

Exhibition of Museum for Franklin Watkins

Art Institute of Chicago
Carnegie Institute, International
Corcoran Gallery and/or Art School, Washington DC
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Whitney Museum of American Art

Exhibition of Art Gallery and/or Salon for Franklin Watkins

Paris Salon


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