(1892 - 1979)
Ruth Appleton Perkins Safford was active/lived in District Of Columbia, Massachusetts. Ruth Safford is known for interiors, home exterior, landscape.
The following information, submitted by Stephen W. Holbrook, was excerpted from an article titled "The Inside Story of Ruth Safford's Art", written in the "Down East" magazine of Maine, dated July 1971, by Isabel Durrier.
Ruth Perkins Safford of Blue Hill, Maine and Washington, D.C. is in the opinion of many museum directors the only artist in America who specializes in portraits of interiors of buildings. Less known among Mrs. Safford's many distinctions has been her almost lifelong determination to reproduce down east beauty spots in paintings that sometimes are the only existing record of a vanished feature on the changing face of Maine. She has produced perhaps the most complete 20th century architectural history of Maine, rangi ... Displaying 750 of 7098 characters.