Esther Ruble Richardson

Maiden Name: 
Ruble
Birth Date: 
06/08/1895
Birth Place: 
Nevada, MO
Death Date: 
07/26/1947
Death Place: 
Lockport, IL
Active In: 
Chicago
Joliet, IL
Medium: 
Painting - Watercolor
Subject: 
Landscape
Exhibitions: 
AIC, 1934-41
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1935
Chicago Academy of Fine Arts
All-Illinois Society of Fine Arts, Chicao, 1936
Hoosier Salon, Indiana, 1931-41
Chicago Gallery Association
Grant Park Art Fairs, Chicago
O'Brien's Galleries, Chicago
Tower Town Gallery, Chicago
Awards: 
Gold Medal, All-Illinois Society of Fine Arts, Chicago, 1936
Memberships: 
Joliet Art League, co-founder, president
Illinois Education Association
All-Illinois Society of Fine Arts, Chicago
Chicago Gallery Association
Hoosier Salon
Collections: 
Iola (KA) Public Library
Joliet (IL) High School
Training: 
University of Chicago
AIC
Chicago Academy of Fine Arts
College of Emporia, Kansas
Other Occupations: 
Instructor, University of Chicago, 1925-26
Teacher, Joliet High School
Teacher, Joliet Junior College, 1926-37