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Ethel Myers

 (1881 - 1960)
Ethel May Klinck Myers was active/lived in New York, Massachusetts.  Ethel Myers is known for social-realist sculpture, ceramics, painter.

Ethel Myers

A figurative sculptor and art activist in New York City, Ethel Myers is known for her caricature bronzes of city people, many of them in humorous poses.   She exhibited nine of them in the 1913 Armory Show that introduced modernist art to America, and according to art historian Charlotte Rubinstein: "It is now clear tht Myers was one of the most creative of the Americans who exhibited at the Armory Show." (169).   However, she married painter Jerome Myers, and subjegated her career to his, which meant she did not receive her deserved recognition during her lifetime.

She was born with the name Lillian Cochran and was raised by Michael and Alfarata Orr Klinck, who adopted her and named her May Ethel Kli  ...  Displaying 750 of 3059 characters.

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About  Ethel Myers

Born:  1881 - Brooklyn, New York
Died:   1960 - Cornwall, New York
Known for:  social-realist sculpture, ceramics, painter