Emma Mendenhall

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Emma Mendenhall

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On the Cathedral Steps

Watercolor

14 x 18 inches

Signed Lower Left

Inventory ID: RS868

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Emma Mendenhall

(American, 1873-1963)

Emma Mendenhall was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1873.  She was a painter who specialized in landscapes, protraits, and flowers.  She traveled frequently, usually with fellow painter Dixie Selden, painting scenes of Mexico, Normandy, Brittany, Spain, and Italy.  Her summers were often spent along the New England coast where she painted with Annie Sykes.  She died in 1963. 

Studied

Cincinnati Art Academy with Nowottny & F. Duveneck; Acad. Julian, Paris; summer school with Rhoda H. Nicholls; C. Woodbury, Ogunquit Sch.; H. Snell, Boothbay Harbor, ME, c.1914

Member

AWCS; NAC; Wash.WCC; Woman’s Art Club; Prof. Artists; 3 Arts Club; MacDowell Club

Exhibited

AIC, 1897-1936; Cincinnati Mus., frequently; PAFA; Phila.WCC; Wash.WCC (prizes); AIC; Ohio WCS (prizes); NAC (prizes); Butler AI, Youngstown, OH; Boston WCC; AWCS; Woman’s Club; Ogunquit Mus. Am. Art

Work

Cincinnati Public Schools; Mus. Center (these works were originally in the Kirby, Bond Hill & Hughes H.S., Cincinnati)