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Charles Demuth

AKA Charles Henry Buckius Demuth

Born: 8-Nov-1883
Birthplace: Lancaster, PA
Died: 23-Oct-1935
Location of death: Lancaster, PA
Cause of death: Diabetes complications
Remains: Buried, Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, PA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Gay
Occupation: Painter

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: I Saw the Figure Five in Gold

Father: Ferdinand Andrew Demuth (d. 1911)
Mother: Augusta Wills Buckius (d. 1943)
Boyfriend: Robert Evans Locher (interior designer, probable lover)

    High School: Franklin & Marshall Academy (1899-1901)
    University: Drexel Institute (1901-05)
    University: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (1905-11)

Selected paintings:
The Jazz Singer (1916)
Two Acrobats (1918)
The Boat Ride from Sorrento (1919)
Wild Orchids (1920)
My Egypt (1927)
I Saw the Figure Five in Gold (1928)

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