Discipline: Visual Art

Jeanne Duval

Discipline: Visual Art
Region: Jaffrey, NH
MacDowell fellowships: 1981, 1983, 1993

New Hampshire-based artist Jeanne Duval received her bachelor’s degree from the University of New Hampshire and her master’s in fine arts from Brooklyn College in New York. She has recently exhibited at Hackett-Freedman Gallery in San Francisco, and Sherry French Gallery and First Street Gallery in New York, as well as Hirschl & Adler Modern.

She has received awards and honors including Fellowships from MacDowell, Pollock-Krasner Foundation, and Ingram-Merrill Foundation. Duval mainly works in oil painting, depicting still life and portraits, often drawing inspiration from classical artists. Duval lives and works in Jaffrey, New Hampshire.


Studios

Cheney

Jeanne Duval worked in the Cheney studio.

Cheney Studio was given to MacDowell by Mrs. Benjamin P. Cheney and Mrs. Karl Kauffman. Like Barnard Studio, Cheney is a low, broadly massed bungalow. Sited on a steep westward slope, its porches are supported on wooden posts and fieldstone with lattices. Although it still retains its appealing character, the original design of the shingled building…

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