Marjorie Jane Reed
(1915 - 1996)
Marjorie Jane Reed was active/lived in Arizona, California, Illinois. Marjorie Reed is known for stagecoach genre paintings, landscape.
Born in Springfield, Illinois and raised in Los Angeles, Marjorie Reed gained a
reputation for paintings of western scenes, particularly Butterfield
Overland Stage coaches and other scenes of cowboys, horses and figures
associated with the Overland Mail Route. Sometimes she signed her
paintings with men's names including Harvey Day and Fred Day.
At age three, she
began art lessons from her father, Walter Stephen Reed, a commercial
artist, whom she later assisted in the designing of Christmas cards and
with illustrations for the Mickey Mouse Beverage Company, affiliated
with Walt Disney. In fact, she was so accomplished that shortly
after, she was hired by Walt
Disney Studios to do animation. But she di ... Displaying 750 of 17607 characters.