(1883 - 1960)
Elsie Motz Lowdon was active/lived in Texas, New York. Elsie Lowdon is known for watercolor on ivory miniature portrait painting.
Biography Elsie Lowdon
Brazos Past: Waco's own Elsie Motz Lowdon gained national acclaim for painted miniatures (By Terri Jo Ryan, Special to the Tribune-Herald, Saturday December 11, 2010)
"Many Texas artists are known for their larger than life subjects — like the siege of the Alamo or the heroes of the Republic such as Sam Houston and Stephen F. Austin. The story of the Lone Star State and its people is often depicted on canvases as broad as the Rio Grande with a spirit as wild as the western wind.
But a Waco-born artist of delicate sensibilities is remembered 50 years after her death as a master of the miniature.
Elsie Motz Lowdon was born in 1883 and reared in Waco and even studied art at Baylor University. But she moved to New
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