Cover image for Frederick James Bartlett and Family
Agency:
Frederick James Bartlett and Family
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1868
End Date:
24 Oct 1948
Description:
Frederick James Bartlett, known as Fred, was a cabinet maker and water-colour artist. He married Elvina Marion Oliver in 1906 and they had two daughters, Elvina (1911-1917) and Noel Sylvia, (1916-2008) and a still-born son.
Mr Bartlett was a member of the Arts and Crafts Society of Tasmania and the Art Society of Tasmania and was responsible for works such as the Honour Roll at the Lindisfarne Congregational Church (1920) and the altar rails, altar and sanctuary chair for St Aidan's Anglican Church at Lindisfarne (1926).
He regularly exhibited with the Art Society
Information Sources:
Mercury (TAS) 28 March 1946, 25 October 1948, 12 March 1917 and 2 March 1909, 26 February 1920; Examiner (TAS) 3 February 1906
Functions Performed:
Arts and culture