Frank Herbert Mason Painter

Birthday February 20, 1921
Birthplace Cleveland, OH
Death Date Jun 16, 2009 (age 88)
Birth Sign Pisces


Cleveland-born painter best known for works like Resurrection of Christ and his eight Life of St. Anthony of Padua paintings.

Before Fame

He studied at the Art Students League of New York on an art scholarship.


He helped form the ArtWatch International organization in response to the perceived over-cleaning of the Sistine Chapel.

Family Life

He had a son with the artist Phyllis Harriman Mason.

Associated With

He was opposed to the cleaning of the Sistine Chapel, which whose ceilings were painted by legendary artist Michelangelo.


Jay Mills Family Member
Irwin Rose Biologist
Peter Lemer Pianist