Franck de las Mercedes was hitting his stride as an artist when a fire destroyed all of his work.
At the age of twelve, artist Franck de las Mercedes and his family fled their home in Nicaragua.
Franck has not, as they say, spelled out a mechanism by which this could happen.
Following a storm of criticism, Franck dug in on the comparison in two further posts.
Now that all the melodic material has been presented, Franck allows it to grow and blossom.
Franck is the only great composer that Belgium has produced in modern times.
A glance at the detail of his art discloses Franck as one of the main harmonists of his age, with Wagner and Grieg.
On this trip Franck outlined to me his whole colonial creed.
About the year 1810, a physician of Caen, named Sauvage, confirmed the opinion of Franck.
The figures are by Franck and the picture is signed by both masters.