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Susan Watkins

 (1875 - 1913)
Susan (Serpell) Watkins was active/lived in California.  Susan Watkins is known for portrait, interiors and genre painting.

Biography  
Susan Watkins


The following information is from Joseph Mason Reeves:

Susan Watkins was born to a prominent California family in 1875 and moved, at the age of fifteen to New York City where her father became an editor for the New York Sun.  From 1890 to 1896 she studied at The Art Students League, which had William Merritt Chase among its many illustrious artist-teachers at that time.

After her father's death in 1896, she and her mother moved to Paris, where she took up study with the academic painter Raphael Collin and was soon recognized as one of his best students.  In addition to her studies, Watkins sketched extensively in museums and made visual records of her travels.

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About  Susan Watkins

Born:  1875 - California
Died:   1913
Known for:  portrait, interiors and genre painting