Elizabeth Tracy Montminy
(1911 - 1992)
Elizabeth Tracy Montminy was active/lived in New York, Massachusetts, Missouri. Elizabeth Montminy is known for public building mural painting, Depression era figure and genre, teaching.
Biography Elizabeth Tracy Montminy
The following information is from the Columbia Daily Tribune, Columbia, Missouri, July 10, 2011 by Jill Renae Hicks.
"Montminy Gallery celebrates 100th birthday of prolific, progressive namesake"
Up on a ladder perches a young woman, frowning with concentration at the massive wall in front of her. Paintbrushes in hand, she works with determination, soon blanketing the wall with sweeping strokes of color. It is the decade of the Great Depression, and the woman is one of many artists marked to serve the country and earn a living by painting for the Works Progress Administration.
Who were the Montminys?
This scene is but one of many in the vivid and intriguing life of Tracy Montminy, a former professor of art
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