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Mary Cable Butler

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Mary Cable Butler (1865 - 1946) was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  Mary Butler is known for Sea-landscape and some genre-figure painting.

Painter Mary Cable Butler was born and raised in Uwchlan, Pennsylvania.  She enjoyed extensive training in art at the Philadelphia School of Design for Women, graduating in 1894; the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1896-1902; and Academie Colarossi, Paris.

While Mary Butler summered in Maine and wintered in Philadelphia, she also traveled extensively.  Some of her western paintings include Cathedral Rock from Kicking Horse, Capistrano, California and Canadian Rockies from Banff.

All her career Butler promoted the arts in Philadelphia and maintained a relationship with the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.  Her first exhibit was in 1894 at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and she continued to show there most years through 1946.  Some of her other exhibits include the Plastic Club, Sears Roebuck and Company Art Galleries, the Philadelphia Water Color Club and the Corcoran Gallery.

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Keywords and Quick Facts for Mary Cable Butler

Exhibition of Art School
  • The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
  • Easel Painting
  • Murals: Design, Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic, Stained Glass
  • Plein Air Painting
MediaArt Style
  • Impressionism Before 1940
  • Realism/Impressionism, Late Impressionism
  • Botanics, Plant Life
  • Coastal View, Shoreline, Seaside
  • Figure, Figurative, Human Figure, People
  • Floral Landscape, Wildflowers
  • Floral Still Life, Floral Motifs, Flowers
  • Gardens, Garden Scenes
  • Genre, Human Activity, Daily Life
  • Landscape, Nature Scene
  • Marine, Maritime, Riverfront, Boats, Canoes
  • Mountain Views, Mountainscapes
  • Seascapes, Seasides
  • Still Life Objects
Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked
  • White Mountains, New Hampshire
Art Association
  • American Artists Professional League
  • American Federation of Arts
  • Boston Art Club
  • National Association of Women Artists, Painters, Sculptors
  • Plastic Club, Philadelphia
Art Teacher
  • Irving Wiles
  • Robert Henri
  • William Merritt Chase
Art School
  • Academy Colarossi, Paris, Student
  • Philadelphia School of Design for Women, Student
  • Shinnecock Summer School, Student
  • The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Student
  • Mary Smith Prize, The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
  • Early 20th Century Before 1950
  • Late 19th Century, After Civil War
  • Louise and Alan Sellars Collection
  • Neville-Strass Collection
Added Description
  • Figure Specialty
  • Genre Specialty
Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/InternationalExhibition of Art Association
  • American Artists Professional League-
  • Boston Art Club-
  • National Academy of Design, New York
  • National Association of Women Artists (Painters, Sculptors)
Exhibition of Museum
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Corcoran Gallery and/or Art School, Washington DC

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