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

Edith Gertrude Schwartz Clements

 (1874 - 1971)
Edith Gertrude Schwartz Clements was active/lived in District Of Columbia, California.  Edith Clements is known for botanical illustration, wildflowers and floral landscape, author.

Edith Gertrude Schwartz Clements

Clements, Edith Gertrude Schwartz
(1874 Albany, New York-1971 La Jolla, California)

A botanical artist, ecologist, writer and teacher, Edith Clements became in 1904 the first woman at the University of Nebraska to earn a Ph.D. In 1900, she married Frederic Edward Clements, and from marriage until Frederic’s death in 1945, the couple worked closely together to determine the relationship of plants to environment and to establish a correlation between Darwin’s evolutionary theory of animals to evolutionary theories of plants they were developing. With Edith doing illustrations and assisting in research and both doing writing, they produced many publications including Adaptation and Origin in the Plant World: The Role of Environm  ...  Displaying 750 of 4675 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  Edith Gertrude Schwartz Clements

Born:  1874 - Albany, New York
Died:   1971 - La Jolla, California
Known for:  botanical illustration, wildflowers and floral landscape, author