Francis (Redman) Abbott (1843-1925)

 

Francis (Redman) Abbott (1843-1925)
American watercolor landscape painter ;
F. R. Abbott ; Francis R Abbott ; F.R. Abbott ; F. Redman Abbott ;
[Born July 12, 1843 in Philadelphia, PA – died February 23, 1925 in Philadelphia, PA of chronic nephritis (urinary infection)]

 

FAD record control number: 44506 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Francis (Redman) Abbott (1843-1925) biography:

Birth: July 12, 1843 in Philadelphia, PA ;
Death: February 23, 1925 in Philadelphia, PA of chronic nephritis (urinary infection) ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ; 
Zodiac:
Cancer ;

Known for: American watercolor landscape painter ;
Medium: Watercolor ;
Technique: Painting ;
Subjects: Landscapes ;

Areas: Philadelphia, PA (1843-1925) ; Egypt ; Paris, France ;
Region: Mid-Atlantic ;
Lived: 524 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA ; 1509 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA ; MA ; 406 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA ;
Father: James Abbott (1811-1897) ;
Mother: Caroline (Montelius) Abbott (1819-1879) ;
Relatives: Montelius Abbott (1838-1877), brother ; Mary Helena Abbott (1846-1929), sister ; Harry James Abbott (1849-1914), brother ; William George Abbott (1853-1926), brother ; Helen Cecilia (Abbott) De Silver Michael (1857-1904), sister who was a scientist and wrote about plants ;
Spouse: [unknown, but death certificate said he was unmarried] ;
Children: [none] ;

Training: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA under Benjamin Constant (1845-1902) ; Paris, France under Jean Paul Laurens (1838-1921) ;
Instructors: Benjamin Constant (1845-1902) ; Jean Paul Laurens (1838-1921) ;
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Member: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, fellow ; Philadelphia Art Club, Philadelphia, PA, member ; Fairmount Park Art Association, Philadelphia, PA (1874) ; Sanitarium Association, helped manage the Sanitarium located on Windmill Island in the Delaware River (1882) ; University Club, New York, NY (1879) ; American National Institute (Prix de Paris), Paris, France (1902) ;
Exhibited with: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA (1887, 1888, 1889, 1893, 1894) ; Philadelphia Art Club, Philadelphia, PA (1892, 1905, 1907, 1909, 1911) ; Maryland Institute Gallery Baltimore MD “Exhibition of the works of American artists” (April 4-30, 1910) ;
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Milestones: Donated to many charities and institutions including: Yale University library ; University of Rochester, Rochester, NY (1900) ; Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (1871) ; Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (1907) ;

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Digital-born document number:
FAD.2019.44506

Digital document provenance:
Original compiled and researched document by the Fine Art Database, 266 West 21st Street, New York, NY.

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Image license:
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Record birth date:
February 3, 2019

Last updated: February 23, 2019 at 3:02 am

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