Ludwig Ernest Faber-Scottish in Uniform w/his Wife in Downtown Philadelphia-Oil painting-1890s
Oil painting on canvas - signed - circa 1890s
canvas size: 18 x 14" - Frame size: 22x19"
Ludwig Ernest Faber (1855 - 1913) was active/lived in Pennsylvania / France. He is known for Portrait and genre painting, miniatures, engraving.
Faber, Ludwig Ernst. Portraits and genre subjects in oils and miniatures; born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Oct. 21st, 1855; son of Hermann and Emma (Uber) F. Studied at the Penna Academy of Fine Arts (Philadelphia), and in Paris under Benjamin Constant, Jules Lefebvre and T. Robert Fleury; studied engraving in Stuttgart (Germany) and in Munich; married to Agnes Marie Mulholland (1901).
Has exhibited in Paris, Philadelphia, Chicago,and in nearly all current exhibitions in the U.S. Is instructor of drawing and artistic Anatomy in Pennsylvania Museum and School of Industrial Art.
Ex President of Philadelphia Sketch Club; President of Philadelphia Society of Miniature Painters; member of the American Art Asssociaiton (Paris); Philadelphia. Society of Etchers. Studio, 320 So. Broad St. Home, 4219 Regent Square., Philadelphia. Summers, Point Pleasant, N.Y. Hosking, Arthur Nicholas The Artists Year Book The Art League Publishing Association, Chicago. 1905-06.
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Excellent - Minor wear consistent with age and history
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