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Frederic Sackrider Remington

(1861-10-04)October 4, 1861
Died December 26, 1909(1909-12-26) (aged 48)
Nationality American
Education Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, one drawing class, 1878;
Art Students League, New York, 1886
Known for Painting (watercolor and oil), sculpture, drawing (pen and ink, ink wash), mixed media, journalist and writer
Movement Illustration, Impressionism, Nocturne, and Tonalism
Spouse(s) Eva Caten (1884–1909)
Awards 1891: Elected Associate of the National Academy of Design (ANA)
Patron(s) Theodore Roosevelt, Elizabeth Custer, Harper's Weekly, Harper's Monthly, Century Magazine, Scribner's, Cosmopolitan, Collier's, and many others

Frederic Sackrider Remington (October 4, 1861 – December 26, 1909) was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the American Old West. His works are known for depicting the Western United States in the last quarter of the 19th century and featuring such images as cowboys, American Indians, and the US Cavalry.

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