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Gertrude Partington Albright (1883-1953) American Artist

Paintings by American Artist Gertrude Partington AlbrightActress

Paintings by American Artist Gertrude Partington AlbrightEleanor, 1925

The artist was born in England and at the age of 6 she came to America with her parents. Her father J. H. E. Partington who was well known in San Francisco as a portraitist, was her first art teacher. Later went to Paris for further study at the Academie Delecluse. In Paris she exhbited at the Salon. On return to San Francisco she established a studio. Gertrude served on many art juries and committees, and was an active orgainzer and respected teacher until her death.

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