Margaret Graham Boroughs Adams
(1882 - 1965)
Margaret Graham Boroughs Adams was active/lived in New York, Texas / Mexico. Margaret Adams is known for floral still-life painting, lithography, illustration.
Biography Margaret Graham Boroughs Adams
A painter working primarily in watercolor who showed early art talent, Margaret
Boroughs Adams made the expression of her talents secondary to taking
care of her husband, portrait painter Wayman Adams (1883-1959).
Of her it was written that she was his "most vocal cheerleader".
(128) However, in 1935, when their son, Snig, was about eleven
years old, she began a series of watercolor floral still lifes,
inspired by the family three-month visit to Taxco in southern Mexico,
and received attention for their excellence. However, she was so
insecure about asserting her skills that she signed her first
exhibition entries as 'Wayman's wife'.
Born in Austin, Texas, she had parents who encouraged her talents and
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