Lower Church drawing by Elizabeth O'neill Verner
This vintage Elizabeth O'Neill Verner drawing of Lower Church Street in Charleston is signed and dated 1957. Its double matting enhances the greens of the drawing and is nesteled in a warm brown wood frame measureing 15"W x 17.5"H
About the artist:
Elizabeth Quale O'Neill (Verner), 1883 - 1979
She was born in Charleston, South Carolina, daughter of a prosperous rice factor and lived a life of privilege until the rice growing industry moved to Louisiana and Texas in the mid 1890's. She returned to Charleston in 1903 and began her painting career in the 1930's He work has become treasured additions of h omes and galleries.