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Frederic Remington

Born: Oct 4, 1861

Death: Dec 26, 1909

Birthplace: Canton

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

Frederic Remington

Date of Birth : Oct 4, 1861
Date of Death : Dec 26, 1909
Birth Place : Canton

American artist Frederic Remington was the son of a wealthy newspaperman. After graduating from high school, he attended the Yale School of Fine Arts. Known for his friendly demeanor, Remington took several art classes and excelled on the school’s football team.After just one year at the school, Remington’s father passed away, and he could no longer afford his tuition. To make ends meet, he moved west and worked in a number of fields. Once he gained recognition for his artwork, Remington moved to Connecticut. After meeting Augustus Saint-Gaudens, he became a member of the man’s artist colony and spent many years there later in his life.

Profession


  • Writer
  • Artist
  • Visual Artist

Also known as


  • Frederic Sackrider Remington

Spouse


  • Eva Caten
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