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Ella Marie Koepke Mewhinney

 (1891 - 1962)
Ella Marie Koepke Mewhinney was active/lived in Texas.  Ella Marie Mewhinney is known for landscape, harbors views and still life painting.

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Ella Marie Koepke Mewhinney


HOLLAND - It's like finding buried treasure, only much more interesting to art collectors and Southwest art historians. Six heretofore unknown landscape paintings by Ella Koepke Mewhinney (1891-1975) of Bartlett have been uncovered in an estate going on the auction block here on Saturday. Mewhinney was an award-winning, respected 20th-century artist and considered by art historians one of Texas' foremost colorists.

She helped organize the Texas Artists Camp at Christoval and was a pioneer in championing women artists in an era when their creations were dismissed as "decorative and frivolous." "She's a widely recognized Texas significant artist. Her works demonstrate her mastery of color. They're so beautiful," said Stephanie Turnham  ...  Displaying 750 of 5442 characters.



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About  Ella Marie Koepke Mewhinney

Born:  1891 - Nelsonville, Texas
Died:   1962 - Dallas, Texas
Known for:  landscape, harbors views and still life painting