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Martha Walter  American  1875 -1976
Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States 
Studied: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 
Grande Chaumiere, Paris 
Academie Julien, Paris 
Instructors: William Merritt Chase 
Exhibited: Galerie Georges Petit, Paris 1922
Art Club of Chicago 1941
Examples of Work: Art Institute of Chicago 
Detroit Institute of Arts 
Milwaukee Art Museum 
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia 
Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio 
Musee d'Orsay, Paris 
Norfolk Society of Art, Virginia 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Impressionism
Plein Air
Subjects Known For: Landscapes
Beach Scenes
Ellis Island Immigrants
Memberships: Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 
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Martha Walter was a well-known Philadelphia-born Impressionist who specialized in light hearted, colorful beach scenes especially of Gloucester, Coney Island, Atlantic City and the French Coast. She went to Girls High School, and from 1895 to 1898, studied at the Pennsylvania Museum & Schoo... (More)

A celebrated American Impressionist, Martha Walter was one of the few female artists to achieve international recognition. Born in Philadelphia, Walter trained at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts under William Merri... (More)

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