Women pioneers in Maine art collection, circa 1985.


Barry, William David. Women pioneers in Maine art collection, circa 1985.

Women pioneers in Maine art collection, circa 1985.

Fifty-six prints, sixty-one slides, twelve negative strips, one copy negative, and supporting material pertaining to the exhibition. Artists represented include Peggy Bacon, Georgia O'Keeffe, Lucy Hayward Barker, Katherine Schmidt, Marguerite Zorach, Cornelia Sage, Dorothy S. Emmons, Isabella Howland, Mabel May Woodward, Marcia O. Woodbury, Louise Nevelson, Sarah F. McPherson, Nellie A. Knopf, A.H.S. Kirkpatrick, Gertrude Fiske, Edith Cleaves Barry, Dahlov Z. Ipcar, Bernice Breck, M.C.P. Baxter, D.H. Jensen, Roberta DiMatteo, M.O. Dewing, and Anne Carlton.

130 items ; 8 x 10 in. or smaller, and 2 x 2 in.

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Katherine Schmidt (1898-1978) was a still life painter from New York, N.Y. From the description of Oral history interview with Katherine Schmidt, 1969 Dec. 8-15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 779477554 From the description of Oral history interview with Katherine Schmidt, 1969 Dec. 8-Dec. 15 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123380125 Katherine Schmidt Shubert was an artist and a member of the Woodstock, N.Y. summer circle of artists. Her first husb...

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Barker, Lucy Hayward, 1872-1948

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Painter; Maine. An American Impressionist portrait painter, Barker studied with Edmund Tarbell, Philip Hale and Frank Benson at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston School. From 1898 to until her marriage to Roy Barker in 1906 she had a studio in Boston. After marriage and motherhood, she resumed her career in 1929 in Presque Isle, Maine. From the description of Lucy Hayward Barker papers, 1898-1992. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 227192560 ...

Breck, Bernice, 1905-1990

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Barry, William David

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O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986

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