Bessie Hoover Wessel (1889 - 1973), "New England", Original painting, oil on canvas(55 views)
Description: Bessie Hoover Wessel (1889 - 1973), "New England", Original painting, oil on canvas, signed lower right. A delightful New England home is captured in a flourishing green landscape, filled with bountiful gardens. Created before her marriage to fellow artist Herman Wessel, the work is signed under her maiden name, B. Hoover. -- Born in Indiana, Wessel studied and later taught at the Art Academy of Cincinnati. She was president of the Women's Art Club of Cincinnati from 1917-1919. Known for her Impressionist landscapes, marine scenes, and still lives, Wessel later focused on portraits of Native Americans.
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: 8" x 10"
Artist or Maker: Bessie Hoover Wessel
Medium: Oil on canvas