Louise Everett Nimmo
(1899 - 1959)
Louise Everett Nimmo was active/lived in California, Iowa. Louise Nimmo is known for botanics, sea-landscape and still life painting.
Biography Louise Everett Nimmo
Born in Des Moines, Iowa, Louise Nimmo was the daughter of celebrated artist Mary Everett and was an impressionist cactus still life and landscape painter.
At age eleven, she was taken to Europe to study the Old Masters and become familiar with the European art scene. She attended Grinnell College in Iowa and did her first serious painting as a student of Frederick Furzman at Saugatuck, Michigan. She later studied with Charles Hawthorne at Provincetown.
In 1919, she moved with her family to California and studied at the Otis Art Institute for three and a half years. She took both painting and sculpture, the latter course being taught by Julia Bracken Wendt. She received what has been described as the one and only diploma from
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