biography of Ethel MARS (1876-c.1956)

Birth place: Springfield, IL

Death place: Vence, France

Addresses: Paris, France, active, 1906; Provincetown, MA, from 1915; Vence, France, from 1925

Profession: Painter, graphic artist, illustrator, block printer

Studied: L.H. Meakin, at Cincinnati AA, 1892-97; NYC, c.1900.

Exhibited: Cincinnati Spring Exh., 1898; PAFA Ann., 1903, 1910-11; Soc. of Western Artists (award, 1909); Paris Salons, 1907-13, 1922; AIC, 1898-1915; Corcoran Gal. biennial, 1912; Provincetown AA, 1915-19; Berlin Photographic Co., NYC, 1916.

Member: SociƩte Salon d'Automne, Paris.

Work: French Gov. Coll.

Comments: Illus., A Child's Garden of Verse and other children's books.

Sources: WW40; Petteys, Dictionary of Women Artists; Falk, Exh. Record Series.