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Frederick H. Meyer
Nationality: 
american
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1872
Birth Place: 
Hamelin, Germany
Death Date: 
1961
Designer, art historian. Born in Hamelin, Germany on Nov. 6, 1872. At age 16 Meyer left his home in Germany and moved to California. He supported himself with gardening and nursery work in San Jose, Niles, and Fresno. His art studies during the 1890s began in Philadelphia and Cincinnati and continued in Berlin where he graduated from the Royal Art School. Returning to the U.S., he furthered his art study at the Museum School of Industrial Art in Philadelphia. In 1897 he returned to San Francisco...[more at askart.com]