Jennie Crawford Still Life P480

A vibrant image displaying a superb technique by Jennie Crawford. oil on canvas.

Frame 31″ x 27″, canvas 21″ x 17″.

Born in St Louis, MO on Jan. 25, 1890. Crawford studied at the St Louis School of Fine Arts from 1907-20 and then moved to Los Angeles. She was active there as a lecturer and demonstator until her demise on March 25, 1958. Her specialty was floral still lifes. Exh: Palos Verdes Art Gallery; Whittier Art Gallery; LA City Hall, 1936 (1st prize), 1938; GGIE, 1939; Hollywood Women’s Club, 1940; Ebell Club (LA), 1942; San Gabriel Art Guild, 1942-44; Paris Gallery (LA), 1940; San Gabriel Womans Club, 1943, 1951, 1954; Women Painters of the West, 1945-54 (1st prizes); Padua Hills Theater, 1946; Tuesday Afternoon Club (Glendale), 1948, 1950, 1955; Recreation Park (Sunland), 1950; Glendale Library, 1953; Laguna Beach AA, 1953, 1956; Friday Morning Club (LA), 1954; Calif. Art Club, 1956. In: LA City Hall.