Art Interest in War Times essay
AuthorShurtleff, Stella Hope, d 1963
This essay by Stella Hope Shurtleff exploring role of art during war time was written as the United States entered World War I. This article is contained in the scrapbook of the Houston Art League, 1904-1924.
Art historian, lecturer, and critic, Stella Hope Shurtleff was an early active member of the Houston Art League. Her lectures for the League and the Museum of Fine, Houston, first given in 1916, spanned three decades. The Houston Art League was the predecessor of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.