Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Alice Baber

 (1928 - 1982)
Alice Baber was active/lived in New York, Illinois / France.  Alice Baber is known for abstract-stain imagery and still life painting, lithography.

Biography  
Alice Baber


Abstract* painter, lithographer and feminist*, Alice Baber specialized in paintings of ovals, circles and free-forms that extolled the radiance of color.  Born August 22, 1928 in Charleston, Illinois, the artist was dogged by ill-health as a child, forced to spend her winters in Florida to escape the harsh northern winters.  Cancer would claim her on October 2, 1982 in New York City at the relatively young age of fifty-four.  She is buried in Fairview Cemetery in Edgar County, Illinois.

But she began her art studies early, as if to compensate for a shortened life, studying drawing as an eight-year-old, and taking a college class by age twelve.  She attended Lindenwood College in Missouri for two years,   ...  Displaying 750 of 8121 characters.



Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

•  Access to full biographies
•  Every Friday (in the U.S.)
    Learn more ...

About  Alice Baber

Born:  1928 - Charleston, Illinois
Died:   1982 - New York City
Known for:  abstract-stain imagery and still life painting, lithography