Jane Peterson (Fine Arts, Alumna)

Turkish Foundation with Garden, (1910)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Caryl and Martin Horowitz, 1991 (1991.426.1). Image (c) The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Image source: Art Resource, N.Y.

Peterson traveled extensively throughout the Middle East and Europe for her subject matter and was the subject of a major solo exhibition in 1910 at The Art Institute of Chicago. In 1925, The New York Times described Peterson as one of "the foremost women painters in New York."