Winifred Brady Adams
(1871 - 1955)
Winifred Brady Adams was active/lived in Indiana, Michigan. Winifred Adams is known for floral still life painting.
A floral still-life painter much influenced by her teacher William
Merritt Chase, Winifred Adams spent most of her life in Indiana where
she was married to her art teacher, J. Ottis Adams. Winifred
Adams was born in Muncie, where her sister married Frank Clayton Ball,
a founder of Ball Brothers Glass, a major Indiana company that made
canning jars and lids. This connection, due to the generosity of
her sister and brother-in-law, allowed Winifred and her family to buy a
cottage in Leland, Michigan on the shores of Lake Michigan. The
place became their summer home and provided J. Ottis Adams many scenic
subjects for his canvases and also a retreat where Winifred could
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