Bertha Evelyn Jaques

Maiden Name: 
Clauson
Birth Date: 
10/24/1863
Birth Place: 
Covington, OH
Death Date: 
03/30/1941
Active In: 
Chicago
Medium: 
Etching
Subject: 
City Scenes/Cityscape
Floral Landscape
Landscape
Exhibitions: 
Solo, Chicago Society of Etchers, 1939.
Paris Salon de la Societe Nationale des Beaux-Arts, 1912.
Panama-Pacific Exposition, San Francisco (CA), 1915.
AIC
Philadelphia (PA) Print Club
Woman's World Fair, Chicago, 1928
Other Occupations: 
Writer
Lecturer
Biography: 
Also see the biography in Women Building Chicago 1790-1990: A Biographical Dictionary edited by Rima Lunin Schultz and Adele Hast, and the biography at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art website. A review of the book Bertha E. Jaques and the Society of Etchers" is available at http://inside.fdu.edu/fdupress/03112503.html.