(1877 - 1965)
Margaret Ely Webb was active/lived in California, Illinois. Margaret Webb is known for book illustrator, printmaker.
Born in Urbana, Illinois. Webb studied in New York at the Art Students' League and Cooper Union with Twachtman, Bridgman, Cox & Dow. She lived in Boston and New Jersey before settling in Santa Barbara, California in 1922, where she died in 1965. She wrote and illustrated several art textbooks in addition to magazine articles.
Member of the American Artists Professional League.
Collections: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History; Library of Congress; British Museum; University of Southern California; Huntington Library in San Marino, CA; American Antiquarian Society.
Listings: American Art Annual (years 1905-1929), Fielding's, "Who's Who in American Art" (years 1936-1962), "Southern California Artists" (by Nancy Moure), "Artists of the American West" (by Doris Dawdy).
The above is from to Edan Milton Hughes, "Artists in California" 3rd edition..