Frankfort, Eduard

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Frankfort, Eduard Gender: M
Eduard Salomon Frankfort
born on 21 June 1864 at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place Meppel, Netherlands, 52n42, 6e11
Timezone LMT m6e11 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Astrodienst
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 00°30' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 24°42 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 02°32'

Eduard Frankfort (selfportrait ca 1900)


Dutch Jewish painter.

He was the youngest son, the sixth of ten children of the merchant Salomon Simon Frankfort (2 July 1817, Deventer - 28 August 1891, Amsterdam) and his second wife Dine Bendien (16 Nov 1832, Almelo - 13 Nov 1897, Amsterdam).

Around 1875 the family moved to Amsterdam. His father hooped he would become a merchant, but Eduard preferred to becoem a painter. From age 11 to 17, he studied at at Atelier Bing and thereafter under August Allebé in Amsterdam (1887) and finished his education at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp.

He painted Jewish religious themes, later farmers.

He was rather successful and won in 1903 the gold medal of the Royal Art Society "Arti et Amicitiae".

In 1905 went to his sister in South Africa. Back in Amsterdam he married Klara Kloots (21 July 1889, Amsterdam) 5 September 1911. The couple lived on Beethovenstraat in Amsterdam and had four children.

He had art exhibitions in Paris, St.Louis, Arnhem and Barcelona.

He died on 19 August 1920 in Laren.

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  • Relationship : Marriage 5 September 1911 in Amsterdam (Klara Kloots)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Svi retrieved time and date from online Municipal Archive of Meppel: 21 June 1864 at 18:00.


  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist