Bessie Vonnoh

Maiden Name: 
Potter
Variant Names: 
Bessie Onahotema Potter Vonnoh Keyes
Spouse: 
Robert Vonnoh
Birth Date: 
08/17/1872
Birth Place: 
Cleveland, OH, USA
Death Date: 
03/08/1955
Death Place: 
New York City, NY, USA
Variant Date/Place: 
Born-St. Louis
Residences/Studios: 
7120 Harvard Ave, Chicago
Visited: 
Paris, France
Florence, Italy
Active In: 
New York City
Connecticut
Chicago, IL
Medium: 
Sculpture
Subject: 
Genre
Style: 
Impressionism
Exhibitions: 
World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1894-1922
Society of American Artists, NYC, 1896
Nashville (TN) Expo, 1897
Exposition Universelle, Paris, 1900
St Louis/Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904
Brooklyn (NY) Institute of Arts, 1913
Montross Gallery, NYC, 1913
Doll and Richards, Boston, 1914
Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester (NY), 1916
City Art Museum, St. Louis (MO), 1916
Carson Pirie Scott & Co, Chicago, 1921
A Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings & Sculpture, AIC, 1933, 34
Training: 
SAIC
Biography: 
The essay about Bessie Onahotema Potter Vonnoh by Amy C. Schneidhorst in "Women Building Chicago 1790-1990: a biographical dictionary" (edited by Rima Lunin Schultz and Adele Hast) is an excellent resource.