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Phoebe Taber

 (1834 - 1916)
Phoebe Thorn Clements Taber was active/lived in Michigan, California.  Phoebe Taber is known for fruit and floral still life painting.

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Phoebe Taber


Known as a specialist in fruit and flower still-life paintings, Phoebe T. Clements - as she signed her name until her marriage in 1873 to G. Major Taber - was born in Millbrook, New York on May 15, 1834.  Her initial art studies were at the Cooper Union in New York City then later at the Academy Julian in Paris. (It is interesting to note that, although her dates of study in Paris are not shown, she is listed under her married name of Taber.)  Previous to her marriage to Taber, she was married in 1857 to Professor C. P. Clements.

The artist lived from about 1871 until 1886 in Detroit, Michigan before moving to Grand Rapids, Michigan - a city on the other side of the state. Prior to her move, and even until 1889, she had an  ...  Displaying 750 of 2284 characters.



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About  Phoebe Taber

Born:  1834 - Millbrook, New York
Died:   1916 - Los Angeles, California
Known for:  fruit and floral still life painting