Maud Morgan


Maud (Cabot) Morgan (March 1, 1903 – March 14, 1999) was an American modern artist and teacher who is best known for her abstract expressionism. She mentored Frank Stella and Carl Andre, and had art pieces shown alongside such notable contemporaries as Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko. Morgan's life began in New York City to an aristocratic family. She was also known as Boston's Modernist Doyenne.

She died from complications resulting from pneumonia in 1999.

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Morgan was called "Boston's modernist doyenne" and left 80 years worth of wide-ranging works from abstracts to still lifes and self-portraits as well as collages. She exhibited alongside Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko.


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Maud Morgan, Maud Cabot

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