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Jessie Hull Mayer

 (1910 - 2009)
Jessie Hull Mayer was active/lived in Indiana, Connecticut.  Jessie Mayer is known for landscape and floral still-life, muralist-genre.

Biography   Jessie Hull Mayer

Known for her murals as a WPA artist during the Depression era, Jessie Mayer was also a fine-art painter, active both in Indiana and her birth state of Connecticut.  She was married to Henrik Mayer (1908-1972), whom she had met when she was a student at the Yale School of Fine Arts.  Both were much influenced by Eugene Savage, who was on the Yale faculty and was a highly regarded muralist.

The couple married in 1932 shortly after Jessie received her Yale Fine Arts Degree, having attended the school on a Weir Scholarship.  They began their married life in New York City where Henrik got a commission of designing and decorating the Cosmopolitan Club.  Jessie assisted him, and according to the artist, they   ...  Displaying 750 of 4224 characters.

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