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Adah Murphy

 (1859 - 1949)
Adah Clifford Murphy was active/lived in New York.  Adah Murphy is known for landscape, portrait and miniature painting, illustration.

Adah Murphy

A landscape, portrait, and miniature* painter, Ada Murphy was prominent in eastern art circles in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

She was born in Saratoga, New York, and studied at Cooper Union Art School* and with Douglas Volk in New York.  In 1883, she married artist John Frances Murphy, and they first established a studio in the Hotel Chelsea and then built a home and studio in Arkville in the Catskill Mountains where they taught art classes.

In 1886, they traveled and painted in Europe. 

She became a member of the National Association of Women Artists* in 1914 and was a member of the National Arts Club*.  Her work was exhibited in twenty-five annual exhibitions at the National Acad  ...  Displaying 750 of 6916 characters.

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About  Adah Murphy

Born:  1859 - Saratoga, New York
Died:   1949 - Margaretville, New York
Known for:  landscape, portrait and miniature painting, illustration