Mary Leftwich Dodge was active/lived in Virginia / Europe, Italy. Mary Dodge is known for figure, genre painting.
Biography Mary Dodge
Born in Virginia, Mary Dodge is know from her listing in the 1894 Paris Salon. She was a student in Paris of Carolus-Duran and the mother of a artist William de Leftwich Dodge, his brother Robert Leftwich Dodge and his sister Anita Dodge.
William's biography indicates that she left her husband, William M Dodge in 1879 and brought her children to Europe, first to Munich in 1880 and Paris in 1881. She died in Italy in 1928.
Peter Hastings Falk (editor), Who Was Who in American Art.
Family information courtesy of Gene Meier who corresponded with descendants of the artist.