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.
Traveling in Illinois? Check the IWA Travel Guide to locate artwork created by Illinois women artists along the way. We’ll continue to add to the list -- and hope you will send in your suggestions, too.