Lot 1201
Agnes Richmond (American, 1870 -1964), Portrait of Ethel Thompson
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, signed to verso, retaining exhibition label to verso, presented in a period molded wood frame.

Stretcher size 32 x 28 1/2 in.; Frame dimensions 38 x 33 1/2 in.


Exhibition of the Brooklyn Society of Artist, Brooklyn, New York.

A noted portrait artist, Agnes Richmond began her art studies at the Saint Louis School of Fine Arts. She moved to New York City in 1888 and enrolled at the Art Students League where she studied under John Twachtman, Walter Appleton Clark, and Kenyon Cox. She later taught at the League from 1910 until 1914.

A member of the National Association of Women Artists and the Brooklyn Society of Artists, Richmond exhibited extensively throughout her lifetime including works at the National Academy of Design, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, and more.

Good estate condition.