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Mary Louise (Low) Fairchild

 (1858 - 1946)
Mary Louise (Low) Fairchild was active/lived in New York, Connecticut / France.  Mary Fairchild is known for portrait, figure, landscape and genre painting, murals.

Mary Louise (Low) Fairchild

The following text is from the Washington University in St. Louis Magazine, Fall 2009, by Candace O'Connor.
"Mary Fairchild: Washington University’s Forgotten Impressionist"

In the late 19th century, the University’s first female faculty member, Mary Fairchild (MacMonnies Low), left St. Louis for Paris on scholarship. Though?she is oft forgotten today, she made an indelible artistic mark on both continents during her lifetime.

“I wonder how many remember Mary Fairchild,” mused Edmund H. Wuerpel, director of the School of Fine Arts, in a 1929 Washingtonian article, “who early in her art student’s career gave evidence of the talent she later so splendidly developed?”

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About  Mary Louise (Low) Fairchild

Born:  1858 - New Haven, Connecticut
Died:   1946 - Bronxville, New York
Known for:  portrait, figure, landscape and genre painting, murals