Jones, Lois Mailou

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1905-11-03
Death 1998-06-09
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

d. June 9, 1998.

From the description of Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. (Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)). WorldCat record id: 122311085

African American woman artist, of Washington, D.C.; b. 1905.

From the description of Lois Mailou Jones papers, 1943-1990. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70949653

African American female visual artist, educator, scholar, and mentor; served as professor of art at the Howard Univ. College of Fine Arts from 1930 to 1967; m. Louis Vergniaud Pierre-Noel, the renowned Haitian artist, in 1953.

From the description of Lois Mailou Jones papers, 1920-1998. (Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center). WorldCat record id: 738544276

Painter, designer, educator. Born 1905 in Boston, Mass.

Studied at the Boston Museum School of Fine Arts and the Academie Julian in Paris. She was professor of design and watercolor at Howard University from 1930-1977. In 1953 she married Vergniaud Pierre-Noel.

From the description of Lois Mailou Jones scrapbooks, 1922-1992. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81954802

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Subjects:

  • African American women artists
  • African American art--African influences
  • African American art--European influences
  • African American college presidents--Correspondence
  • Art--American (?)--Reproductions
  • Art, African--Influence
  • Educators
  • presidents
  • African American artists--Interviews
  • Art, American
  • Art, Haitian
  • African American arts
  • Women artists
  • African American painters

Occupations:

  • African American women artists
  • Minority women artists

Places:

  • Washington (D.C.) (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Senegal (as recorded)
  • Haiti (as recorded)
  • Africa, French-speaking West (as recorded)