Elizabeth Maher

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  • Elizabeth
  • Isabelle
  • Brooks
  • Bessie Brooks -- see for more information
  • Maher
  • George Washington Brooks (1864-1926) married October 25, 1893 architect
  • Philip B. Maher (1894-1981)
  • December 22, 1866
  • Ohio
  • October 10, 1963
  • Kenilworth, Illinois
  • 1891: 4337 St. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, Illinois

    circa 1893: 4020 Drexel Blvd, Chicago, Illinois

    1893-1963: 424 Warwick Road, Kenilworth, Illinois [designed by her husband]
  • Chicago, Illinois

    Kenilworth, Illinois
  • 1893: 80 Athenaeum Building, Chicago, Illinois
  • Watercolorist
  • April 24-May 10, 1891: Annual Exhibition, Palette Club, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Nasturtiums; Roses; Portrait; Chrysanthemums; Dry Creek in Adirondacks, Old Man all watercolors

    1893: World's Columbian Exposition, Women’s Department; Chicago, Illinois; Charcoal Head

    1894: Annual Exhibition, Palette Club, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

    1895: Palette Club, Chicago, Illinois; Eighty and One

    1898, 1900: Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

    May 7 – June 5, 1912: The Twenty-Fourth Annual Exhibition of Watercolors, Pastels and Miniatures by American Artists. Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Noonday

    January 8-February 7, 1918: first exhibition of work by the alumni of the Art Institute of Chicago  Chrysanthemums watercolor

    May 11-June 6, 1920: The Thirty-Second Annual Exhibition of Water Colors, Pastels and Miniatures by American Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois  Chrysanthemums, watercolor
  • Palette Club of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • daughter of Chicago painter Alden Finney Brooks (1840-1932)

    sister of Carol (Carrie) Brooks MacNeil (1871-1944)