Adele (Adela) Barret
Adele (Adela) Barret was active/lived in Illinois, Florida. Adele Barret is known for sculpture, painting, drawing, art educator.
Biography Adele (Adela) Barret
Likely the same person as Adela Barret, Adele Barret was active in
Chicago as a sculptor and exhibited at the Art Institute in 1923 and
1939. In 1921, she and her husband, Artur Bruckner Barret became
active in art circles in St. Augustine, Florida where Adele was active
in the Galleon Club by 1925 and served as that group's general
Director. She gave classes in painting and drawing.
In Florida, the couple lived on San Marco Avenue, once the home of
painter Martin Johnson Heade. Adela also leased a studio for her
sculpture and created a coat of arms for the Colonial Dames.
Robert Torchia, The Artists of St. Augustine, 1930-1950, p. 60-61