Theresa Bernstein, ‘The Milliners’, ca. 1919, Debra Force Fine Art

Signature: signed Theresa Bernstein, upper right

New York, Fine Arts Society, Twenty-third Annual Exhibition of the National Association of Women Painters and Sculptors, October 16–30, 1923, no. 22
Tennessee, Knoxville Museum, American Women Artists, October 1989–February 4, 1990, illus.
New York, Museum of the City of New York, Echoes of New York: The Paintings of Theresa Bernstein, November 2–March 31, 1991, illus.
New York, James Gallery, Graduate Center of the City University of New York, Theresa Bernstein: A Century in Art November 12, 2013–January 18, 2014, illus. Traveled to Phillips Museum, Franklin & Marshall College, February 7–April 12, 2014; Walter J. Manninen Center for the Arts, Endicott College, May 2–July 13, 2014; Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, July 26–October 26, 2014; and Boca Raton Museum of Art, November 9, 2014–January 11, 2015.

“Women’s Exhibit of Paintings, Sculpture Opens at Fine Arts,” New York Tribune, October 17, 1923, p. 15.
“The World of Art: Comment on Some of the Current Exhibitions,” New York Times, October 28, 1923, p. SM10, illus.
Gail Levin, “Forgotten Fame,” in Gail Levin, ed., Theresa Bernstein: A Century in Art (Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2013), pp. 49–50, illus.

The artist
Lepore Fine Arts, Newburyport, MA, acquired directly from the above, 1987
[Comenos Fine Art, Boston, MA]
Farla Krentzman, Brookline, MA, acquired directly from the above, 1993
Estate of the above, 2015
By descent through the family to the present owners

About Theresa Bernstein

American, 1890-2002, Krakow, Poland, based in New York, New York