|Frederic Clay Bartlett|
|Date of Birth|
|June 1, 1873|
|Date of Death|
An active and successful painter, Frederic was committed to promoting the work of fellow contemporary artists—beginning in 1905, as a member of the Art Institute’s Art Committee, and later, in 1916, as a founding member of the Arts Club of Chicago, a pioneering organization dedicated to the advancement of modern art.
Frederic Clay Bartlett was born in Chicago on June 1, 1873, to Mary Pitkin Bartlett (1844—1890) and Adolphus Clay Bartlett (1844-1922)