American (b. 1933)
Frank D. Hagel is a realist and impressionist painter and sculptor of the historical northwest and depicts the trappers, mountain men, Indians, and wildlife. He was born in Kalispell, Montana, in 1933, and has lived there since 1972. A member of the United States Navy from 1952-1955, he graduated in 1959 from the Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles where he studied illustration.