Fannie Burr landscape oil painting of an early house amongst apple trees, oil on canvas over board c1896. This is most probably a painting of her home. Measures 9.5 x 13 inches, 13 x 16.5 framed. American female artist Fannie Burr (1858-1931) was born into Monroe, CT's most prominent family. Her father was a very successful farmer. She attended and graduated from Mt Holyoke College and the Yale School of Fine Arts, and studied at the Art Students League in NYC. These accomplishments were very rare for a young woman in those days. Listed in Who Was Who in American Art by Peter Falk. Exhibition at the New Britain Museum of American Art New Britain CT. Catalogue of work produced by The Connecticut Gallery Inc. Acquired directly from the estate.
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