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The Collector's Gallery - Fine Canadian Art

 
Frank Armington MSA
Frank Armington studied art in Toronto, under J. W. L. Forster, and in Paris, first at the Academie Julian, under Benjamin Constant and Chaumiere, under Lucien Simon. Frank Armington first went to Paris in 1899, but returned to Canada with his wife, Caroline (1875-1939) to teach art in Winnipeg from 1901 through 1905. During this period, Robert Fulton Logan was among his students.
Returning to Paris in 1906, The Armington's established themselves as fine landscape and figure artists in both etching and painting. They were both full members of the Societe Nationale de la Gravure Originale en Noir, the Societe des Gravures Francais and the American Federation of Arts. Their original etchings and paintings were frequently included in major French and American exhibitions.


Selected Collections
Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, ON
Alte Pinotek, Munich, Germany
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
Art Gallery of Peel, Brampton, ON
Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, ON
Bibliographie de Belgique, Brussels
Bibliothèque National, Paris, France
British Museum, London, England
Cincinnati Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH
Cleveland Museum of Art, , Cleveland, OH
Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
Glenbow Museum, Calgary, AB
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Musée Carnavalet, Paris, France
Musée de Luxembourg, Paris
Musée du Louvre, Paris, France
Musée National d’art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Musée Petit Palais, Paris, France
Museum of Fine Art, Boston, MA
National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, ON
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, KS
New York Public Library, New York, NY
South Kensington Museum, London
Topeka Public Library, Topeka, KS
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England