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FARNY, Henry François (1847 - 1916), Watercolourist, painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FARNY, Henry François (1847 - 1916), Watercolourist, painter, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in America from 1865.

Born 15 July 1847, in Ribeauvillé (Haut-Rhin); died 23 December 1916, in Cincinnati.

Watercolourist, painter (gouache), illustrator. Portraits, genre scenes, scenes with figures.

[not available online] [not available online]Henry François Farny studied in Munich. His French family emigrated and settled in western Pennsylvania. His mother often cared for members of the neighbouring Onandaigua tribe,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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