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OPPER, Frederick Burr (1857 - 1937), Draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OPPER, Frederick Burr (1857 - 1937), Draughtsman

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 2 January 1857, in Madison (Ohio); died 28 August 1937, in New Rochelle.

Draughtsman. Humorous cartoons, comic strips.

Frederick Burr Opper worked for the Madison Gazette and other magazines from the age of 14. He later contributed regularly to Puck, Harpers, Leslies and Wild Oats, and in 1899 was taken on by the New York Journal

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