Frank Henry Schwarz

Frank Henry Schwarz

Fellow: Awarded 1926
Field of Study: Fine Arts

Competition: US & Canada

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1926–27:

Schwarz, Frank Henry: Appointed for a study of certain of the stylistic masterpieces of the Middle Ages, and for creative work, abroad; tenure, twelve months from August 1, 1926.

Born June 21, 1894, at New York City. Education: Art Institute of Chicago, 1907–09, 1911–18; Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, 1909–11; Charles W. Hawthorne School of Art, 1916–17; American Academy in Rome, Fellowship in Painting, study of mural painting and monumental art, 1921–24.


Principal Paintings: Altar piece (triptych) Nazareth Hall Shrine, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1925; Altar piece (triptych), murals in the Baptistry, St. Michel’s Church, Jersey City, New Jersey, 1926.


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