Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Esther Lee Cherry Henderson Abbott

 (1911 - 2008)
Esther Lee Cherry Henderson Abbott was active/lived in California, Arizona.  Esther Abbott is known for portrait and landscape photography.

Esther Lee Cherry Henderson Abbott

The following text is from Evelyn Richards, who interviewed Esther Abbot for the Regional History Project of the University Library of the University of California at Santa Cruz, 2005.

Esther Abbott was born Esther Henderson on July 24, 1911 in Oak Park, Illinois. Her father had retired by the time she turned eighteen, and since her mother had died by then, he devoted himself to the development of her career—first as a dancer in New York, and then as a photographer. It was as an established photographer in Tucson in 1940 that Esther met Chuck Abbott, a photographer from California, whose hire into a Tucson club she protested until she met him in person. Chuck was born in Cambro, Michigan and moved to Oregon when he was six. Somewhere  ...  Displaying 750 of 5701 characters.

Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  Esther Lee Cherry Henderson Abbott

Born:  1911 - Oak Park, Illinois
Died:   2008 - Santa Cruz, California
Known for:  portrait and landscape photography