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Jessie Hazel Arms Botke

 (1883 - 1971)
Jessie Hazel Arms Botke was active/lived in California, Illinois.  Jessie Botke is known for peacocks, florals, landscape and mural painting.

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Jessie Hazel Arms Botke


Born in Chicago, Jessie Botke is known for her exotic, highly decorated bird studies, especially elegant plumages of peacocks. She also did other subjects including Indian figures, genre, and desert landscapes, and usually painted in oil but worked in watercolor and gouache and frequently used gold and silver leaf in backgrounds.

She received art training at the Chicago Art Institute from John Johanson and spent a summer with Charles Woodbury in Ogunquit, Maine. She traveled in Europe and in 1911 moved to New York City where she became a student of Albert Herter and worked at Herter Looms until 1915, becoming a specialist in tapestry cartoons. She also worked with Herter doing all of the birds on a mural for the St. Francis  ...  Displaying 750 of 8272 characters.



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About  Jessie Hazel Arms Botke

Born:  1883 - Chicago, Illinois
Died:   1971 - Santa Paula, California
Known for:  peacocks, florals, landscape and mural painting