Emma Mendenhall Landscape Oil Painting
Emma Mendenhall (Cincinnati, Ohio, 1873 – 1964)
Oil painting on board
Artist name inscribed to verso
Emma Mendenhall Estate stamp to verso
Emma Mendenhall was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and through her aunt, philanthropist Mrs. Larz Anderson, she was introduced to the burgeoning artistic community of Cincinnati at the turn of the century. Mendenhall studied at the Cincinnati Art Academy under Frank Duveneck, and later with Jules Lefebvre at the Julian Academy in Paris. She was known for impressionistic watercolor paintings of landscapes and flowers, as well as scenes from her extensive travels. She exhibited her work in Boston, New York and Baltimore, in addition to the Paris Salon and the Art Institute of Chicago.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- dust accretions to surface; minor abrasion to lower right; minor wear to frame; minor wear to verso.
- measures frame; sight measures 9.5" W x 7.5" H.