Cecil Clark Davis

Maiden Name: 
Clark
Spouse: 
Richard Harding Davis
Birth Date: 
1877
Birth Place: 
Chicago, IL
Death Date: 
09/12/1955
Death Place: 
Marion, MA
Residences/Studios: 
Chicago
Rio de Janiero, Brazil
Visited: 
Europe
Brazil
Active In: 
Chicago
NYC
Marion, MA
Santa Barbara, CA
Medium: 
Painting - Oil
Subject: 
City Scenes/Cityscape
Portrait
Style: 
Romanticism
Exhibitions: 
Annual Exhibition by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, AIC, 1912-26
Chicago Society of Artists Exhibitions
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC
Grand Central Art Galleries, NYC
National Academy of Design, NYC
National Association of Women Artists, NYC
Panama-Pacific Exposition, San Francisco (CA), 1915
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Society of Independent Artists, NYC
Chicago Arts Club exhibits 1912-32
Awards: 
Municipal Art League, Chicago, 1918
Gold Medal of the Salon, Rio de Janeiro, 1920
Gold Medal,Philadelphia Art Club, 1925
Portrait Prize, National Association of Women Painters & Sculptors, 1926
Newport Art Prize, 1932
Portrait Prize, Art Institute of Chicago, 1934
Memberships: 
Chicago Society of Artists
National Association of Women Artists
National Association of Women Painters & Sculptors
Training: 
with John Singer Sargent
Biography: 
In conjunction with the 2002 exhibit of her works at the Marion Art Center an essay was written about her which is available at the TFAOI website: http://www.tfaoi.com/aa/3aa/3aa391.htm.