biography of Mary Alice AKIN (1867-1958)

Birth place: New Bedford, MA

Death place: New Bedford, MA

Addresses: New Bedford, MA

Profession: Painter

Studied: Swain Free School Design; Normal Art School, Boston; PAFA at age 50

Exhibited: Akin-Denison Co., New Bedford; Swain Free School Design

Member: Fellow, PAFA

Comments: Akin's work included portraits, still lifes, and landscapes.

Sources: WW24; Blasdale, Artists of New Bedford, 27 (w/repro.)