"Young Girl in Red Dress" by Ada Budell (1873-1961)
Pastel on Canvas
Painting: 25" x 30"
Frame: 30 1/4" x 35 1/4"
Ada Budell was an illustrationist as well as watercolorist. She studied at the Art Students League in New york city alongside George Bridgeman, Frank V. Dumont, Joseph Pennell, and others. Subsequently she painted many commissioned portraits in oils and pastels, devoting her time to this branch of art in conjunction with teaching. Her art was exhibited in the National Academy of Design, American WaterColor Society, New York WaterColor Club, Architectural League of New York, American Etchers, National Association of Women Artists, National Art Club, and major exhibitions thru-out the country.