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Painter, Etcher, b. 1857 - d. 1951

Katherine Levin Farrell (1857–1951) was an American artist known for her paintings and etchings. Farrell née Levin was born on March 15, 1857 in Philadelphia. She studied at the Philadelphia School of Design for Women, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), the Philadelphia Museum School of Art, and the Drexel Institute. She studied with Thomas Eakins at PAFA.

Farrell exhibited her work at the Pennsylvania Building and the Woman's Building at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois. She also exhibited her work at the Boston Art Club, the Brooklyn Art Association, and the National Academy of Design. In 1938 the Philadelphia Art Alliance held a one-woman show of her work.

Farell was a member of The Plastic Club in Philadelphia and the Brooklyn Art Association in New York.

Farrell died in 1951. Her work is in the collection of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

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      • Katherine Farrell Impressionist Harbor Scene
        Jul. 24, 2021

        Katherine Farrell Impressionist Harbor Scene

        Est: $500 - $600

        Katherine Levin Farrell (Massachusetts/Pennsylvania, 1857-1951) Impressionist oil on board painting depicting ships in a harbor under a sky dotted with clouds. Signed lower right "Katherine L. Farrell." Label en verso for Bresler Galleries, Milwaukee. Natural oak frame. Sight: 9 1/2" H x 11 1/2" W. Framed: 13 1/2" H x 16 1/2" W. Provenance: Estate of Carl Klein, Brentwood, TN. Biography: Katherine Levin Farrell was known for her marine, landscape, and genre paintings, as well as her etchings. Born in Philadelphia, the artist married Theodore Farrell in the 1890s and her subsequent signature appears as Levin, Farrell, or Levin-Farrell. At various times, she was a student of Augustus Buhler, Emil Bisttram, Thomas Eakins, Stephen Ferris, Peter Moran, and John Twachtman. Her work was exhibited extensively from the 1880s onward, including in 1893 in Chicago at the Women's Building of the World's Columbian Exposition, in Philadelphia at the School of Design for Women, the Academy of Fine Art and with The Society of Artists, as well as the New the National Academy of Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Art Institute of Chicago, Brooklyn Art Association, and others. In 1938, a solo exhibition of her work was put on by the Philadelphia Art Alliance. Farrell was a founding member of the Plastic Club, and won a number of awards during her lifetime. Today, her work resides in many collections, including that of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, where she studied as a fellow.

        Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals
      • Katherine Levin Farrell Pastel Painting
        Oct. 29, 2020

        Katherine Levin Farrell Pastel Painting

        Est: $600 - $800

        Katherine Levin Farrell Pastel Painting 1857-1951, on paper, "Houses Along A Road", sight 11 1/4" x 8 1/2", matted in gilt frame 16 1/2" x 14", by D. Matt Inc. NY, hand carved frame. [77] CONDITION: Very fine, not examined out of frame.

        Barry S. Slosberg Inc
      • KATHERINE L. FARRELL (AMERICAN 1857-1951). PROVINCETOWN HARBOR.
        May. 05, 2019

        KATHERINE L. FARRELL (AMERICAN 1857-1951). PROVINCETOWN HARBOR.

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Oil on board, 12 x 16 inches. Signed "Katherine L. Farrell" l.r.

        Bourgeault-Horan Antiquarians
      • Katherine Levin Farrell, American, 1857-c 1950, (2) w/c, Mediterranean House with Flowers, Boats at Water's Edge, both signed, large..
        Jun. 27, 2017

        Katherine Levin Farrell, American, 1857-c 1950, (2) w/c, Mediterranean House with Flowers, Boats at Water's Edge, both signed, large..

        Est: $200 - $400

        Katherine Levin Farrell, American, 1857-c 1950, (2) w/c, Mediterranean House with Flowers, Boats at Water''s Edge, both signed, largest 10 1/2" x 13 1/2" , both framed and matted nicely. She studied at Moore College of Art in Philadelphia and PAFA with Thomas Eakins

        William Bunch Auctions & Appraisals
      • KATHERN LEVIN FARRELL (1857-1951) ETCHED PORTRAIT
        May. 13, 2017

        KATHERN LEVIN FARRELL (1857-1951) ETCHED PORTRAIT

        Est: $50 - $150

        KATHERN LEVIN FARRELL (1857-1951) ETCHED PORTRAIT UNFRAMED

        Chandler's International Auction
      • KATHERN LEVIN FARRELL (1857-1951) ETCHED PORTRAIT
        Apr. 08, 2017

        KATHERN LEVIN FARRELL (1857-1951) ETCHED PORTRAIT

        Est: $50 - $150

        KATHERN LEVIN FARRELL (1857-1951) ETCHED PORTRAIT UNFRAMED

        Chandler's International Auction
      • Katherine Levin Farrell (American, 1857-1951), oil on canvas board, depicting summertime Gloucester, with numerous sailboats and bea...
        Oct. 10, 2016

        Katherine Levin Farrell (American, 1857-1951), oil on canvas board, depicting summertime Gloucester, with numerous sailboats and bea...

        Est: $250 - $500

        Katherine Levin Farrell (American, 1857-1951), oil on canvas board, depicting summertime Gloucester, with numerous sailboats and beach in background, signed LR, in carved and gilded frame, old wear to LL corner, minor toning, expected wear and craquelure to frame with minor loss of gilt, not examined out of frame, board size: 13 3/4" h. x 18" w.; frame size: 21" h. x 24 3/4" w.

        Winter Associates, Inc.
      • KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL, American, 1857-1951, Sailboat off a pier., Watercolor on paper, 9.5" x 13" sight. Framed.
        Jul. 17, 2014

        KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL, American, 1857-1951, Sailboat off a pier., Watercolor on paper, 9.5" x 13" sight. Framed.

        Est: $300 - $500

        KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL American, 1857-1951 Sailboat off a pier. Signed lower right "K. Levin Farrell". Watercolor on paper, 9.5" x 13" sight. Framed.

        Eldred's
      • KATHERINE L. FARRELL (AMERICAN 1857-1951). PROVINCETOWN HARBOR.
        Oct. 26, 2013

        KATHERINE L. FARRELL (AMERICAN 1857-1951). PROVINCETOWN HARBOR.

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Oil on board, 12 x 16 inches. Signed "Katherine L. Farrell" l.r.

        Bourgeault-Horan Antiquarians
      • KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL (American, 1857-1951) "PROVINCETOWN HARBOR".
        Feb. 03, 2011

        KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL (American, 1857-1951) "PROVINCETOWN HARBOR".

        Est: $1,500 - $2,500

        Oil on board harbor scene shows a four-mast schooner with sails down moored in a calm harbor. The harbor is lined with small buildings under a lavender sky. Signed lower right. Housed in a fine carved and gilt modern frame with wide gilt and carved liner having a gilt wood artist and title plaque. SIZE: 12" x 16". CONDITION: Very good. 9-20192

        James D. Julia
      • KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL (American, 1857-1951) "PROVINCETOWN HARBOR".
        Aug. 25, 2010

        KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL (American, 1857-1951) "PROVINCETOWN HARBOR".

        Est: $1,500 - $2,500

        Oil on board harbor scene shows a four-mast schooner with sails down moored in a calm harbor. The harbor is lined with small buildings under a lavender sky. Signed lower right. Housed in a fine carved and gilt modern frame with wide gilt and carved liner having a gilt wood artist and title plaque. SIZE: 12" x 16". CONDITION: Very good. 9-20192

        James D. Julia
      • K. LEVIN FARRELI (1857-1951 PHILADELPHIA, PA) WATERCOLOR, LAKE SCENE W/CHILDREN, SIGNED 20 X 13 1/2
        May. 06, 2006

        K. LEVIN FARRELI (1857-1951 PHILADELPHIA, PA) WATERCOLOR, LAKE SCENE W/CHILDREN, SIGNED 20 X 13 1/2

        Est: $750 - $1,500

        K. LEVIN FARRELI (1857-1951 PHILADELPHIA, PA) WATERCOLOR, LAKE SCENE W/CHILDREN, SIGNED 20 X 13 1/2

        Apple Tree Auction Center
      • KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL
        Oct. 07, 2005

        KATHERINE LEVIN FARRELL

        Est: $300 - $500

        (american 1857-1951) DOCK SCENE Signed, oil on canvasboard 16 x 14 in.

        Freeman's
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