Elizabeth Telling

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  • Elizabeth
  • Elisabeth
  • Telling
  • July 14, 1882
  • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1979
  • Chicago, Illinois

    Guilford, Colorado
  • Draftsman, Etcher, Painter-Oil
  • Student of WP Henderson, CAFA
    Student of Heymann, Munich, Germany
    Student of H E Field, Maine
    Student of George Senseny, Provincetown, Massachusetts
  • Asia

    Central and South America

  • Array
  • 1915-1918: International Water Color Exhibition, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

    1921, 1927, 1928: Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

    1922: Portrait Etchings and Drawings by Elizabeth Telling, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

    1923: Annual Exhibit of Chicago Society of Etchers, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

    1933, 1937: Marie Sterner Gallery, New York, New York

    1933: Rouillier Gallery, Chicago, Illinois [solo]

    1936: Courvoisier Gallery, San Francisco, California [solo]

    1937: Gibbes Art Gallery, Charleston, South Carolina [solo]

    1937: Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. [solo]

    1937: Paintings by Frances Foy and Frederick Victor Poole and Alfred Juergens, Drawings of Guatemala by Elizabeth Telling, Sculpture by John David Brcin, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois,

    1937: Northwestern University Gallery, Evanston, Illinois

    1954: Quito, Ecuador

    1957: Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois

    California State Library, Pasadena, California

    Peabody Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
  • California State Library, Pasadena, California

    Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts
  • Chicago Arts Club, Chicago, Illinois

    Chicago Society of Etchers, Chicago, Illinois

    Society of Women Geographers
  • lecturer
  • Elizabeth Telling was a well-known ethnographic artist whose drawings, etchings and paintings of native peoples were shown throughout the country.