Close

Whoa! You can't favorite your own shop.

Whoa! You can't buy your own item.

Whoa! You can't favorite own item.

Whoa! You can't add your own item to a list.

Add this item to a treasury!

Close
You don't have any treasuries yet. Enter a title below to create one.
Close

This item has been added.

View your treasury.

Embed this item

Copy and paste the code onto your site where you'd like the item to appear.

Link this item

Close

This item sold on January 22, 2013.

Like this item?

Add it to your favorites to revisit it later.
LOIS DENTON (1887-1980)
Zinnias

Oil on board
20in. x 24in.
Signed lower left


A very nice work by one of El Paso's most important female artists.


Denton moved to El Paso in 1913 and taught in the El Paso schools. She also taught art lessons privately in her studio. "Exhibited: 4th Annual Sun Carnival, El Paso, Texas (exhibit label attached)"

Lois Coleman Denton is known as a painter of oils and pastels specializing in still-life painting and landscapes. In addition to her painting skills, Denton spent many years teaching fine art.

Denton was born in Clay County, Texas in 1887. Following graduation from high school, Denton taught art in the Henrietta Public Schools. She married in 1909 and moved to El Paso in 1913 where she taught in the public schools for forty years.

Lois Denton Oil on linen, Zinnias

Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1960s
  • Feedback: 4 reviews
  • Ships worldwide from Maine, United States
1

Related to this Item