Skip navigation
Media File
Charles Fraser
Date: 1782 - 1860
Remarks: Portrait, miniature, and landscape painter. Fraser studied law and practiced from 1807 to 1818, but then devoted himself to painting. His work was exhibited frequently at the Boston Athenaeum, as well as, in Charleston, Philadelphia, and NYC. Some of his early landscapes were engraved as early as 1816-18. He was related to several prominent families in Charleston and he painted numerous miniatures of its leading citizens.