Susan Barse Miller was born in Adrian, MI on Aug. 21, 1875. Susan Barse studied at Académies Colarossi and Grande Chaumière in Paris, National Academy of Design (New York City), Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and with Hugh Breckenridge and Wm M. Chase. She later wed Warren Miller and settled in Gloucester, MA. While vacationing in Florida, she died in Clearwater on Jan. 10, 1935.
Exh: Calif. Artists, Pasadena Art Inst., 1928; Newhouse Gallery (LA), 1928; Laguna Beach Art Gallery, 1934.
Works Held: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Pasadena Museum.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors & Engravers
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