Anita Willets Burnham, "China Grandmother and Child," c1928, watercolor on paper. Collection of Carol Dearborn.
Don't miss the on-line exhibit of the works by three generations of the Burnham family's women artists.
Gertrude Abercrombie (1909-1977)
Gertrude Abercrombie (1909-1977), "The Fortune Teller," 1951, oil on masonite, Peoria Riverfront Museum Collection.
One of the works that will be displayed in the exhibition Making their Mark: Illinois Women Artists 1940-1960 opening October 17, 2015 at Peoria Riverfront Museum.
Artists, curators, historians, collectors and relatives contributed audio descriptions of the works in the Skirting Convention: Illinois Women Artists 1840 to 1940 exhibit in 2011. You can see images of the works by clicking on the names below.