Anne Goldthwaite

Anne Goldthwaite (June 28, 1869 – January 29, 1944) was an American painter and printmaker and an ahead of its time of women's rights and equal rights. Goldthwaite studied art in New York City. She after that moved to Paris where she studied ahead of its time art, including Fauvism and Cubism, and became a supporter of a circle that included Gertrude Stein, Henri Matisse, and Pablo Picasso. She was a believer of a bureau of artists that called themselves Académie Moderne and held annual exhibitions.

Back in the United States, she exhibited, along taking into account other objector artists similar to Mary Cassatt, Vincent Van Gogh, Edgar Degas, and Claude Monet at the 1913 New York Armory Show. She set up habitat in New York City and spent the summers similar to family in Montgomery, Alabama. She taught at Art Students League of New York for 23 years and during the summers, she was an intellectual at the Dixie Art Colony. Since returning from Paris, she fashionable commissions for works of art and exhibited her paintings in New York City.

She became known in the South for her scenes of post-slave rural African American life. She was an organizer for the 1915 Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture by Women Artists for the Benefit of the Woman Suffrage Campaign and created works of art for the event.

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