Alice Tenney was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and studied at the Art Students League in New York. In the 1930's she became a member of "The Artists Color Proof Associates" at the Charles L.Morgan Galleries on Fifty-Seventh Street, NYC, where she experimented with color lithography. After returning to Minnesota, Tenney took up residence in Crystal Bay working as an illustrator and muralist. She did murals in Minneapolis at the Hotel Nicollet and the Westminster Presbyterian Church.
Alice Tenney American (b.1912) Shoemaker 13 x 16-3/4 in.
Lithograph, c.1935, edition about 25 or less. Signed and titled in pencil with notation, printers copy. Printed on wove paper with watermark, France. Full margins.
A digagonal crease, upper right corner, outside of the image area.
Alice Tenney American (b.1912) Apples 5-1/2 x 7-1/2 in.
Lithograph printed in color on aluminum plate, c.1937, edition about 25 or less.
Signed on the plate, lower right. Full margins.