(1890 - 1981)
Christine Herter Kendall was active/lived in Pennsylvania, Virginia. Christine Kendall is known for figure, portrait and genre painting.
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Biography Christine Kendall
The following is from Sara Lu Snyder, March 2003
Christine Herter was born into a family that was devoted to the arts, involved significantly in the medical sciences, and contributed much to the cultural history of this country. Her early life in this prominent family shaped her career as an accomplished landscape and portrait artist, musician, patron of the arts, philanthropist and founder of the Garth Newel Music Center.
Christine's paternal grandfather, Christian Herter, and his brother, Gustav Herter, were well known as leading New York designers of furniture and decorative arts in the mid-to-late 1800s. By 1875, furniture from their firm, Herter Brothers, was in great demand by American's wealthiest families including th
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