Art for sale

Our catalogues

March 2008
March 2008 Fine Estate Art Catalogue
May 2007
May 2007 Fine Estate Art Catalogue
Subscribe to the Fine Estate Art artists database news feed.

Beatrice Musetta (Stoddard) Stoddardt

female 1874-1961
20th Century
Life city:
Indianapolis, IN
Work city:
Indianapolis, IN
R. Johonnot
Maud Mason
Spinner a96 eed
re: Beatrice Musetta (Stoddard) Stoddardt -

  • Marion County

We're very interested in buying artwork by Beatrice Musetta (Stoddard) Stoddardt. Please contact us for more information.

Beatrice Osler was born in Carson City, Iowa in 1874. She studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and the John Herron Art Institute in Indianapolis. Beatrice also studied with Charles W. Hawthorne, Maude Mason, and E. Ambrose Webster in Provincetown; in addition to Brandt Steele in Indianapolis.

She participated in a variety of group shows in Indiana and numerous Hoosier Salons in Chicago throughout the 1920s, -30s, and -40s. In addition, Beatrice received the Silver Medal and Diploma in 1915 for her submission in the Panama-Pacific International Exposition.

Beatrice moved with her first husband from Indianapolis to Nashville, IN. She was widowed in 1928, and moved back to Indianapolis following her second marriage, to William R. Van Valenberg, in 1936. She was heavily involved in local education after her return becoming the art supervisor of the Marion County public schools in Indianapolis, and the head of the art department at Indiana Central College in Indianapolis.

Source: Skirting the Issue, by Newton and Weiss

M.o. stoddard mountain town thumbStoddard 30x36 hillylandscape thumbStoddard 18x24 autumn hills thumbStoddard 18x24 winter thumb

Can you tell us more about the life or art of Beatrice Musetta (Stoddard) Stoddardt? Please contact us if you can add to our biography.

Artists List

Highly sought artists

Fine Estate Art is hosted by Dreamhost.Fine Estate Art is built on Ruby on Rails.