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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Charles Freemont Conner

Birth: 1857
Death:  1905
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Known For: Landscapes

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John Bundy and others consider Charles to be the best painter in the Richmond Group
Was also a musician playing the coronet with his four older brothers in their own orchestra
Self-taught and worked as an industrial painter at Hoosier Drill, later the name was changed to International Harvester
Loved Plein-air painting, sleeping in a tent for months capturing the landscape around Fountain City
Made a name for himself by having “Wet Night in February” exhibited at the St Louis Worlds Fair in 1904

Sources:
1. Waynet.org - http://www.waynet.org/ency/artist/default.htm

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