(1872 - 1961)
Margaret Esther Rogers was active/lived in California. Margaret Rogers is known for landscape, still life and marine painting.
Biography Margaret Rogers
“…her early childhood in England where she was born in 1873. The Rogers were a cultured family who came to California for the father’s health and settled on a ranch in the King City area. Margaret grew up in the curiously paradoxical world of early California, breaking her own riding horses and roping cattle during the day, doing a man’s work, riding a man’s saddle, then sitting down to the piano to play classics in the evening after high tea. Margaret’s mother had the only piano for 80 miles around. Her father, Robert J. Rogers, had been an importer of fine tea, coffee, and spices in England. In Monterey County he raised sheep and cattle and the family lived under comparatively primitive conditions. When Margaret wasn’t riding herd p
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