Hilda Ward

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Hilda Ward (1878-1950) American Expressionist painter and author.

Ward studied in New York City with Robert Henri.[1]

Armory Show of 1913[edit]

Ward was one of the artists who exhibited at this landmark show. The show included two of her pieces, The Hound and The kennels, neither for sale.[2]

Ward was the author of a 1908 book entitled A Girl and the Motor which chronicaled her experiences as a woman driver during the early years of the Automobile Age. She was, upon occasion, to include automobiles in the paintings.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Petteys, Chris, ‘’Dictionary of Women Artists’’, G K Hill & Co. publishers, 1985
  2. ^ Brown, Milton W., ‘’The Story of the Armory Show’’, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1963, p. 298