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CHAPMAN, Minerva Josephine (1858 - 1947), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHAPMAN, Minerva Josephine (1858 - 1947), Painter

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American, 19th – 20th century, female.

Active also active in France.

Born 6 December 1858, in Altmar (New York State); died 1947, in Palo Alto (California).

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes, miniatures.

Minerva Chapman studied under Annie Shaw and at the Chicago Art Institute. She continued her training in Paris under Robert-Fleury, Bouguereau and Courtois. She painted landscapes of California and France.

Chapman exhibited regularly

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