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George Fredericks

George Fredericks (born 1929) is an English naïve artist.

George Fredericks
Born 1929
Known for Painting
Notable work Circus scene (1990)[1]
Movement Naïve art

He has exhibited his paintings since 1957, and developed an early following by British and international artists, including Peter Blake and Larry Bell.[2]

His paintings have been exhibited in many major European centres, including in galleries in Amsterdam, Hamburg, London (the Redfern, the Crane Art and Rona Galleries) [3] and Zurich, and in museums in France.[1]

WorksEdit

His Bald Trainer and Animals (1974) is in the Bridgeman Art Library.[3] His paintings Acrobat (no date) and Circus Scene (1990) are in the collections of the Milwaukee Art Museum.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "George Fredericks - Milwaukee Art Museum". collection.mam.org. Retrieved 23 October 2017. 
  2. ^ Andera, Margaret, and Lisa Stone. "Accidental Genius: Art from the Anthony Petullo Collection". (Milwaukee, WI: Milwaukee Art Museum, 2012), page 200.
  3. ^ a b [1][dead link]