Frederick Kemmelmeyer

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Frederick Kemmelmeyer
Born c. 1760
Died 1821
Naitionality German American

Frederick Kemmelmeyer (c. 1760 - 1821) wis a German penter wha emigratit tae the Unitit States.

Life[eedit | eedit soorce]

He first wirkit in Baltimore frae 1788 tae 1803 an then in Alexandria, Virginie, an Georgetown.[1] He wis a itinerant penter in Wastren Maryland.[2]

Ane o his best kent wirks is Preses George Washington durin the Whiskey Rebellion.

Wirks[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • The American Star (George Washington), circa.1803, Metropolitan Museum
  • Washington Reviewing the Western Army at Fort Cumberland, Maryland, Metropolitan Museum
  • First Landing of Christopher Columbus, 1800/05, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Artist Info". www.nga.gov. Retrieved 2016-08-20. 
  2. "Research Note: Frederick Kemmelmeyer—From Hessian Soldier to American Artist". 2013-04-22. Retrieved 2016-08-20.