Frederick Carl Frieseke,1874-1939, was an American Impressionist painter known for painting female subjects, an influential member of the Giverny art colony. His paintings often concentrated on various effects of dappled sunlight
. He won many awards during his career; also won the Popular Prize, decided by artists and the viewing public. Frederick Carl Frieseke was elected an Associate of the National Academy of Design; was decorated as a Chevalier of the French Legion of Honour in 1920, a rare recognition for an American oil painter. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.