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Martha Walter

 (1875 - 1976)
Martha Walter was active/lived in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania / France.  Martha Walter is known for portrait, beach-child-park and landscape painting.

Martha Walter

Martha Walter was a well-known Philadelphia-born Impressionist who specialized in light hearted, colorful beach scenes especially of Gloucester, Coney Island, Atlantic City and the French Coast.  She went to Girls High School, and from 1895 to 1898, studied at the Pennsylvania Museum & School of Industrial Art, now The University of the Arts College of Art and Design.  Her recognitions at the school included the following:

1895/96: Received Certificate A in Industrial Drawing.  Received honorable mention for the Henry Perry Leland Prize given by Mrs. John Harrison for work in Pen and Ink; $20 second prize for best set of drawings in the Course of Industrial Drawing.

1896/97: Received John T. Morris Priz  ...  Displaying 750 of 13943 characters.

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Portrait of Martha Walter by William Merritt Chase

About  Martha Walter

Born:  1875 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died:   1976
Known for:  portrait, beach-child-park and landscape painting