Artist: Frank Zimbeaux 6 artifacts total
Frank Zimbeaux (Oct 1860 - 1935)
Frank Zimbeaux was born in October, 1860, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was a prominent impressionist painter, a poet, and a photographer. He died in 1935.
Zimbeaux was raised in an orphanage operated by an order of Catholic monks who schooled him and discovered his artistic abilities which they encouraged. Later as a young man, he continued his interest in art, living in several East coast cities and going to art school.
Some of the people he painted in France were: Madame la Comtesse de la Tallyrand, Madame la Baronne Etienne de la Motte, Monsignor la Marquis de Chambrun, Madame la Comtesse de Lur Saluces, among others.
Biography adapted from material supplied by Francis H. Zimbeaux, artist's son.