(1880 - 1960)
Lucy Martha Taggart was active/lived in Massachusetts, Indiana. Lucy Taggart is known for figure, portrait, landscape, genre.
The following information is from material developed for Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis, Indiana by Tom Davis:
The Taggart name looms so large in Indiana political history that Lucy
Taggart's career in art might seem but a footnote to her father's career in politics. But in her 1921 book, "Art and Artists of Indiana," Mary Q. Burnet describes Lucy as a "conscientious work in portraiture, often painting in a high key with a dash that holds the observer . . . [depicting the] sitters with a subtle grace, and a wealth of radiant color peculiarly rich in quality" (p. 237).
Lucy was born in 1880, when her later rich and famous father was still only a clerk at the Union Depot Dining Hall. With his outgoing Irish charm he woul ... Displaying 750 of 3484 characters.