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Ethel Betts

 (born 1878)
Ethel Franklin Betts was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  Ethel Betts is known for illustrations-children's stories.

Biography  
Ethel Betts


The following information was submitted in August of 2006 by American Illustrators Gallery:


Ethel Franklin Betts (Bains) Circa 1880-1956

The sister of Anna Whelan Betts, Ethel followed the same patterns as her exemplary sibling, first studying art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and later enrolling in the Howard Pyle illustration classes at Drexel Institute and then later in Wilmington, Delaware at the Howard Pyle School of Art which she attended in 1900. Ethel, her sister Anna, and art student Dorothy Warren, shared a studio and living quarters in Wilmington, for two years during their tutelage period with Pyle.

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About  Ethel Betts

Born:  1878
Known for:  illustrations-children's stories