|Death: ||Oct. 18, 1956|
Anna Gertrude Masters
Education: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Art Teacher: The Haverford School, Haverford, PA
Professional Oil Painting Artist: http://www.askart.com/askart/artist.aspx?artist=10035920
Gertrude Masters was an accomplished painter and a beloved art teacher of thirty-five years at the Haverford School, a Quaker school in Haverford, Pennsylvania, where she was the only woman teaching in the upper classes. She was trained at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and exhibited in 1925 at the Society of Independent Artists in New York City.
Like many artists of her time, Masters painted during the summers on Nantucket. She exhibited in group shows at the Easy Street Gallery from 1928 to 1931, with many prominent artists such as Anne Congdon, Hayley Lever, Volney Richardson, Elizabeth Saltonstall and Edgar Jenney.
Information provided by Cynthia Beech Lawrence, Wiederseim Associates
Rebecca Kite Masters (1843 - 1895)
James Wilson Masters (1845 - 1908)
Friends Southwestern Burial Ground
Created by: Lizann
Record added: Feb 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65759534
My great great grandfather James Wilson Masters' daughter!|
Added: Jun. 28, 2013