Maud Humphrey

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Maternal cares by Maud Humphrey, c. 1897

Maud Humphrey (March 30, 1868 – 1940) was a suffragette, commercial illustrator and the mother of actor Humphrey Bogart.

Born in Rochester, New York to John Perkins Humphrey and Frances V. Dewey Churchill, she was an American commercial artist, illustrator and watercolorist. She studied at the Art Students League of New York and in Paris at the Julian Academy.[1]

Personal life[edit]

She married Dr. Belmont DeForest Bogart (1867–1934); they had one son, Humphrey and two daughters. She died in 1940 and was interred in the Columbarium at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.