David & Donna Kmetz, American Paintings
508 476 2214
Eleanor Colburne (1866 - 1939)
Boats in an Inlet
oil on board, 8" x 10", signed lower right
Born in Ohio, Eleanor Colburne studied at the Art Institute of Chicago with William Merritt Chase and Frank Duveneck. She exhibited at the AIC beginning in 1899, and also at the Pennsylvania Academy. In 1924 she moved to Laguna Beach, California where she became president of the Laguna Beach Art Association. She was active throughout California, winning many prizes. Her works are in the collections of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Laguna Beach Museum of Art, the Gallery of Toronto, and many more.