Alice Underwood Fitch
Alice Underwood Fitch (July 5, 1862 – August 1936) was an American painter born in Memphis, Tennessee.
Fitch went to France in 1900 to psychotherapy and paint. She became especially noted for her accomplish as a miniature painter. For higher than 20 years, she was in constant request as a copyist of famous paintings in the Louvre and additional French galleries. Many of her original works and copies hang in collections of the most well-known collectors of France and Europe; therefore, her works seldom come occurring for sale.
In 1908, the French Government conferred the Ordre des Palmes Académiques on her. In 1926, she moved to Santa Ana, California later than her adopted son. While in Santa Ana, she painted the portrait of Senora De La Rosa, a 128-year-old Mexican lady, who is swine researched by the Guinness World Records as the oldest person to ever have lived. The painting of the "Old Senora" is in the amassing of Richard M. Othus of Conrad, Montana.