Louise H. K. CoxLouise H. K. Cox
American Painter
1865 – 1945 A.D.

Louise Howland King Cox, an American painter, born in San Francisco, studied at the New York Academy under Kenyon Cox, whom she married in 1892. Her decorative work is of a high order, but she is at her best in her charming portraits of children, whom she portrays with delightful naturalism.

Mrs. Cox was elected a member of the National Academy of Design, and in 1900 was awarded a bronze medal at the Paris Exposition.


Reference: Famous Women; An Outline of Feminine Achievement Through the Ages With Life Stories of Five Hundred Noted Women By Joseph Adelman. Copyright, 1926 by Ellis M. Lonow Company.