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artist

Audrey Elmere Fritzke, American artist. Named Official artist for United States Air Force, since 1994, Best Portrait, Best in Show, Ebell of Los Angeles, 1989.

Background

Fritzke, Audrey Elmere was born on August 12, 1933 in Utica, New York, United States. Daughter of Harry Herman and Eutha Elmere (Wilcott) Laflin.

Education

Student, State University of New York, 1970-1971;student, University Cincinnati, 1975;student, University of California at Los Angeles, Santa Monica, 1981-1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Painter portraits including Nancy Reagan, 1987, Oliver R. Grace, Admiral Edward O. McDonnell, Mistress Charles Keil Kemper. Represented in numerous private public collections.

Membership

Member Mayflower Society, William Bradford Society, American Portrait Society, Pacific Palisades Art Association (board directors 1983-1985, Best Oil 1983-1985, Best Portrait 1984), Rodeo de Las Aguas NSDAR (regent, vice-regent 1983-1995), Costume Council Los Angeles County Museum Art, National Women in Arts, Bay Area Artists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, skiing, horseback riding and jumping, sailing, water skiing.

Connections

Married B. William DeLia, January 3, 1952 (divorced 1968). Children: Steven, Richard, Donna. Married Bernhardt C. Fritzke, December 15, 1971.

father:
Harry Herman Laflin

mother:
Eutha Elmere (Wilcott) Laflin

spouses:
B. William DeLia

Bernhardt C. Fritzke

children:
Steven Fritzke

Richard Fritzke

Donna Fritzke