Mabel H. Brooks Oil Painting
Mabel H.Brooks(?~1929)"Texas Bluebonnets"Painted in thick ,broad Brushstrokes in an Impressionist Style. Oil on Canvas on board. 16"x20". Coved Gold finish,original frame. Signed lower right. Brook's was born in Alabama ;studied at Woodstock ,N.Y.,Art student's League, Art Institute of Chicago, University of Texas, National Academy of Design and with Chase in Italy. Listed in Mallett, Falk, Kovinck(Woman artists of the American West),And Grauer & Grauer(Dictionary of Texas Artists 1800-1945).