Mary E. Hurst
Peaches in Nature, 1887
Oil on canvas
8 x 10 inches
Signed and dated at lower right: ME HURST / 1887
Mary E. Hurst was active from 1875-1899
New York artist Mary E. Hurst was a student of William Merritt Chase and Henry Mosler. She was an active member of the Brooklyn Art Association and exhibited there and at the National Academy of Design. She was known primarily for her paintings of fruit and floral still lifes.