Mrs Elizabeth Livingston Adams

Maiden Name: 
Steele
Variant Names: 
Mrs E L S Adams
Spouse: 
Albert Egerton Adams
Birth Date: 
06/02/1849
Birth Place: 
Albany, NY
Residences/Studios: 
4020 Drexel Boulevard, Chicago
Visited: 
New York, NY
Active In: 
Chicago
Boston
Medium: 
Drawing
Illustration
Painting - Oil
Painting - Watercolor
Subject: 
Portrait
Exhibitions: 
American Watercolor Society Exhibits, Boston (MA) Art Club, c1880s &'90s
Annual Exhibition, Palette Club, AIC, Chicago, 1891, 95
Inter-State Industrial Exposition, Chicago, 1889-90
Annual Exhibit, Bohemian Art Club, AIC, 1884
Water-Color Society Exhibition, NYC, 1884
Annual Exhibition of Water Colors, Pastels and Miniatures by American Artists, AIC, 1891
World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893
Memberships: 
Bohemian/Palette Club, Chicago (president), 1881-85
Elected to Associazione Artistica Internazionale, Rome
Chair of Painters' Branch, Women's Division, Worlds Congress Auxiliary (chairperson), 1893
Training: 
New York Art Students' League
Carolus-Duran & Henner, Paris
SAIC
References: 
"Albert Egerton Adams." Catalogue of the Alpha Delta Phi Society. 1899. http://books.google.com/books?id=lewGAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA690&dq=%22alpha+delta...
Currey, Josiah Seymour. Chicago: Its History and Its Builders, A century of marvelous growth
Exhibition History. 2009. The Art Institute of Chicago. http://www.artic.edu/aic/libraries/research/specialcollections/aic/exhibitions/>
Harrison, Bruce H. The Family Forest Descendants of John Talcott.
Illinois Woman's Exposition Board. Official Catalogue of the Illinois Woman's Exposition Board. Chicago: W.B. Conkey Co, 1893. http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/cgi-bin/philologic/navigate.pl?lincoln.3618
Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Harrisburg, PA: Harrisburg Publishing Co, 1890-91.
"Obituary: A. Egerton Adams." The Phillipian, Vol. XVIII. No. 41. Phillips Academy, 29 Feb. 1896. http://pdf.phillipian.net/1896/02291896.pdf
Petteys, Chris. Dictionary of Women Artists: An International Dictionary of Women Artists Born Before 1900. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1985.
Sparks, Esther. "A Biographical Dictionary of Painters and Sculptors in Illinois, 1808-1945." Diss. Northwestern U, 1971.
Steele, Frances Mary and Elizabeth Livingston Steele Adams. Beauty of Form and Grace of Vesture. NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1892.
The Chicago Blue Book of Selected Names of Chicago and Suburban Towns. Chicago: Chicago Directory Co, 1890, 1895. http://libsysdigi.library.uiuc.edu/oca/Books2007-10/chicagobluebooko/chi...