Katherine G. Abbot Cox (1867 – )
Born in Zanesville, Ohio, Katherine G. Abbot was the daughter of Samuel and Maria Abbot. She was a pupil of H. Siddons Mowbray and William Merritt Chase of New York; Leon Merson, Jean Geffroy and Delance of Paris. She also studied at the Art Students League in New York. She became known as a portrait painter, exhibiting in the Paris Exposition of 1900. She married Allen Howard Cox in 1904 and by 1905 was living in Boston.
Haverstock, Mary Sayre, Artists in Ohio 1787-1900. The Kent State University Press, 2000.
“Official Illustrated Catalogue: Fine Arts Exhibit, United States of America, Paris Exposition of 1900” Noyes, Platt & Company, Boston, 1900.
Information provided by Edward P. Bentley, researcher of Lansing, Michigan.