greta in the news

Naples couple’s massive collection contains their only clues to artist Greta Kempton (Posted: September 5, 2015)

The Greta Kempton Video (June 18th, 2012)

Painting of Mrs. Etienne Cambon Showing (source and date of publication unknown)

“Men Make Best Subjects, Says Woman Artist Here” (Times-Picayune, May 8, 1942)

“Orleans Club to Show Art” (The New Orleans Item, June 27, 1944)

“Portraits and Originals at Orleans Club Show” (The New Orleans Item, June 29, 1944)

“Fashion on Parade”(Washington Post, Jan. 24, 1947)

“Arrives Here for Portrait Unveiling”(source and date of publication unknown)

“Artist Finds Snyder ‘Very Good’ Subject” (Gazette, Little Rock, AR, April 27, 1947)

“Illustrated Talk on Portrait Painting Climaxes Woman’s Club Spring Season”
(source and date of publication unknown)

“President’s Daughter Inspects Her First Oil Portrait”
(New York Herald Tribune, date of publication unknown)

“Woman Artist Paints Presidents’ Portrait for Campaign Use”
(Buffalo Courier Express, Oct. 14, 1947)

“Easier to Paint Man Than Woman” (Free Press and Times, Burlington, VT,
Dec. 29, unknown year)

Untitled (Standard-Star, New Rochelle, NY, Feb. 25, 1949)

“Portrait Painter” (Tulsa, OK, World, June 10, 1949)

“Latest Presidential Portrait” (Hurley, Wis. News, June 24, 1949)

“Painter of President Impressed By Eyes” (source unknown, July 16, 1949

“Greta Kempton Portrays Washington Officialdom”
(source and date of publication unknown)

“Unofficial Painter of the President” (San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 12, 1949)

“Painter Boosts Career of Margaret Truman”(source and date of publication unknown)

“Justice Sits for Portrait” (Times-Union, Rochester, NY, Feb. 2, 1950)

“From Capital to Hinckley” (source unknown, May 14, 1962)

“New Neighbor in Hinckley Was – HST’s ‘Official’ Painter”(Akron Beacon Journal, Sept. 16, 1962)

“Noted Woman Artist Shows a Stylish Flair” (The Evening News, Harrisburg, PA, Nov. 10, 1964)

“Walker, Rouault Works on Display” (Canton Repository, Nov. 29, 1964)

“Portrait of an Artist” (Gazette Leader Post, Median, OH, Jan. 16, 1965)

“Success Attained, She Searches On” (Canton Repository, February 15, 1965)

“Greta Kempton Finds Wealth of Material in State”
(Alexandria Daily Town Talk, Alexandria-Pineville, LA., June 14, 1970)

“Presidential Portraitist in Showy Frame of Mind”
(date and source of publication unknown)

“The Two Careers of America’s Court Painter”
(Truman Library newsletter article by Clay Bauske)

“Artist Recalls Mrs. Truman’s Refusal to Sit for Second Portrait”
(The Examiner, April 11, 1987)