Lucy Bacon

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Birthday
30, 1857
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Oct 17, 1932 (75)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
30, 1857
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Oct 17, 1932 (75)

About

Californian artist who is the only artist known to study under the French Impressionist Camille Pissarro.

Before Fame

She went to the Art Students League of New York and the National Academy of Design in New York.

Trivia

She turned to religion and teaching after retiring from painting in 1905.

Family Life

She grew up with her family in Pitcairn, New York.

Associated With

Fellow artist Mary Cassatt introduced her to Camille Pissaro, and she ended up working with him.