Primarily working in abstracts and collage, Ewell was a well-known local artist in Indian Hill, Ohio, until her death. Born in 1916 in Evanston, Illinois, she studied in Illinois and Ohio. Ewell was the daughter-in-law of artists Hazel Crow Ewell and James Cady Ewell.She signed her works with both signature and monograms.
Marjorie Watson Ewell died in 1974.
The Cincinnati Enquirer, 2004 and Cincinnati Art Museum Artist Files
Information courtesy of Margaret Clawson.