Artist. Before marrying Thomas Eakins in 1884, she was his student at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts where she underwent the same rigorous training required of every student. She had the distinction of winning the Academy's Mary Smith Prize in 1879 for the best painting by a matriculating woman artist.
Note: Artist. Wife of Thomas Eakins.
Plot: Section C, Lot 513
Created by: Janet Euler- Brady
Record added: Oct 02, 2006
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