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Katharine Barker Fussell

 (1891 - 1984)
Katharine Barker Fussell was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  Katharine Fussell is known for still life, figure.

Katharine Barker Fussell

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A pioneering female artist in Philadelphia, Katharine Barker was part of a group of women artists known as "The Philadelphia Ten." She was born in Pittsburgh, and at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts where she attended on a fellowship, she studied with Philip Hale, Thomas Anshutz, Emil Carlson, Robert Vonnoh, and Cecilia Beaux.

Source: "Who Was Who in American Art" by Peter Falk

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About  Katharine Barker Fussell

Born:  1891 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died:   1984
Known for:  still life, figure