Thursday, June 20, 2013

Wide-brimmed hats to keep the sun at bay - American Artist Everett Lloyd Bryant (1864 –1945)

Everett Lloyd Bryant (American artist, 1864 –1945) Woman with a Feathered Hat

American painter, Everett Bryant (1864-1945) was raised in Galion, Ohio, having no formal art training until he was 28. He attended the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts under Thomas Anshutz, William Merritt Chase, & Cecilia Beaux. He married Maude Drein, a fellow student in 1904, & they then traveled in Europe. In 1909, they settled in Baltimore, where they stayed until 1930; when they headed to Los Angeles, where he painted until his death.

Everett Lloyd Bryant (American artist, 1864 –1945) Maud Drein Bryant