Frederick Stuart Church Etching - A Symphony, c.1884
Frederick Stuart Church
A Symphony, c.1884
Sight 9 ½ by 12 ¾ inches
Frame 12 ¾ by 15 ¾ inches
Sight in pencil lower right, F.S. Church
The print is fair with bubbling from mounting and several areas of small tears. The framing is distressed from age.
Frederick Stuart Church (1842-1924) an American artist born in Grand Rapids Michigan. He served in the union army during the civil war and afterwards studied art at Chicago’s Academy of Design. He continued his studies in New York City, where he lived the rest of his life. He developed a reputation as a talented illustrator and his work was published in Harper’s publications, Ladies Home Journal, Century Magazine and Frank Leslie’s Weekly.