Born in 1904, Florence Bartley Smithburn is a well-listed Indiana
artist known for her paintings, prints, and graphic design.
She studied at the John Herron Art School in Indianapolis, Indiana, and
started exhibiting her work in 1925 with major exhibitions like Chicago,
Illinois, Saint Louis, Detroit, Michigan, and elsewhere.
She was a member of the Hoosier Salon, the Indiana Art Association, and the
Chicago Institute of Art. She moved to New York City, New York in 1930 and
continued her studies at the Art Students League. Exhibiting widely, she had
shows at the Argent Galleries in New York, and the John Herron Museum in
Indianapolis, Indiana. She died in 1989.
Another detail of this artwork is below