Heinrich “Henry” Louis August Schwabe (1843-1916)

 

Heinrich “Henry” Louis August Schwabe (1843-1916)
German-American stained glass designer, Munich school portrait / genre painter * educator ;
Heinrich August Schwabe ; Henry August Schwabe ; H. August Schwabe ; H.A. Schwabe ; H. A. Schwabe ;
[Born February 22, 1843 in Oberweißbach [now Thuringen], Germany – died February 9, 1916 in Maplewood, South Orange, NJ]

 

FAD record control number: 43610 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Heinrich “Henry” Louis August Schwabe (1843-1916) biography:

Birth: February 22, 1843 in Oberweißbach [now Thuringen], Germany ;
Death: February 9, 1916 in Maplewood, South Orange, NJ ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ; 
Zodiac:
Pieces ;

Known for: Stained glass designer ; portrait painter ; genre painter of working people and everyday life ;
Medium: Oil ; glass ; watercolor ;
Technique: Painting ; stained glass ; drawing ;
Subjects: People ; working people ; portraits ;

Areas: Cologne; Germany (1843- ) ; Suttgard, Germany ; Munich, Germany ; Paris, France ; United States of America (1871) ; Philadelphia, PA (1884-1888) ; New York, NY ; Newark, NJ ; Maplewood, NJ ;
Region: Europe ; North East ;
Lived: Cologne; Germany ; Suttgard, Germany ; Munich, Germany ; Paris, France ; 2154 Camac Place, Philadelphia, PA (1884) ; New York, NY (1887) ; 1858 North 27th Street, Philadelphia, PA (1888) ; Newark, NJ (ca.1890s-?) ; Maplewood, NJ (?-1916);
Father:
Mother: 
Relatives:
Spouse: Edith Aurelia (Fisher) Schwabe (1862-1922), wife, also an artist ;
Children: Paul Schwabe, son ; Ervin F. Schwabe, son, was also an artist ; Mrs. William J. Fitzsimmons (Betty L. Schwabe?), daughter ;

Training: Cologne; Germany ; Stuttgart, Germany ; Munich, Germany ; Paris, France ;
Instructors: William Merritt Chase in New York, NY ;
Work: At age 18, stain glass designer & painter in Stuttgart, Germany ; Painted many stained glass window in US for churches ;

Taught: Newark Sketch Club, Newark, NJ ; The Artist’s Club, Newark, NJ (1907) ;
Students:

Member: Newark Sketch Club, Newark, NJ, active member, hanging committee, art director, teacher ; The Artist’s Club, Newark, NJ, instructor ; Newark Art League, Newark, NJ, first president ; Graphic Art League, founder ; National Fine Arts Society ;
Exhibited with: Newark Sketch Club, Newark, NJ ; Newark Art League, Newark, NJ ; National Fine Arts Society (October 15, 1906) ;
Awards:

Milestones: Came to US in 1871 ;

Notes: 

 

Heinrich “Henry” Louis August Schwabe (1843-1916) artworks:

Heinrich “Henry” Louis August Schwabe (1843-1916) exhibitions:

Heinrich “Henry” Louis August Schwabe (1843-1916) related documents:

 

FAD notes:

 

Document information

Document permalink:
http://fineartdatabase.org/artist/?p=43610

Digital-born document number:
FAD.2019.43610

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

Document license:
Creative Commons Corporation  shareAlike (sa) license.  Some of the information contained within this document may hold further publication restrictions depending on final use.  It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine.

Image license:
The author of this artwork died more than 70 years ago. According to U.S. Copyright Law, copyright expires 70 years after the author’s death. In other countries, legislation may differ.

Record birth date:
January 13, 2019

Last updated: April 30, 2019 at 15:20 pm

Related Posts