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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.[4]

WorksEdit

His 'Bald Trainer and Animals' (1974) is in the Bridgeman Art Library.[5] George Frederick's paintings 'Acrobat' (no date) and 'Circus scene' (1990) are in the collections of Milwaukee Art Museum.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Website for Milwaukee Art Museum Collection. http://collection.mam.org/artist.php?id=6638 Accessed 28.6.14
  2. ^ Andera, Margaret, and Lisa Stone. "Accidental Genius: Art from the Anthony Petullo Collection". (Milwaukee, WI: Milwaukee Art Museum, 2012), page 200.
  3. ^ http://www.magnoliabox.com/artist/3861/George_Fredericks
  4. ^ Website for Milwaukee Art Museum Collection. http://collection.mam.org/artist.php?id=6638 Accessed 28.6.14
  5. ^ http://www.magnoliabox.com/artist/3861/George_Fredericks
  6. ^ Website for Milwaukee Art Museum Collection. http://collection.mam.org/artist.php?id=6638 Accessed 28.6.14