Francis R. White

Fellow: Awarded 1930

Field of Study: Fine Arts

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 04-19-1907

Died: 05-23-1986

Website: http://projects.mtmercy.edu/stonecity/artists/white.html

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1929–30:

White, Francis R.:  Appointed to study in England, France, and Northern Italy examples of stained glass and the other vitreous arts, enamel, blown glass and mosaic; and to continue creative work in the medium of stained glass; tenure, twelve months from April 1, 1930.

Born April 19, 1907, at Oklahoma, Iowa. Education: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 1924–25; special study in Rome and Paris, 1925–26.

Designer and painter of stained glass, Wyoming Valley Stained Glass Studios, 1927–28.

Exhibitions: St. Louis Artists’ Guild and City Museum, 1923, 1924; Pennsylvania Academy, 1924; Public Library, Mason City, Iowa, 1925. Paradise Window purchased for the permanent collection of the Whitney Studio Galleries, 1929.



Photograph credit: Vandamn, New York

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