J. ERNEST BRIERLY
AMERICAN, DATED 1934
15 X 11 INCHES
J. Ernest Brierly
Early 20th Century
Brierly was originally from the East, having studied in Worcester and Boston, Massachusetts; New York and Philadelphia.
He exhibited portraits at various exhibitions at the Stevens and Congress Hotels in Chicago, Illinois, under the auspices of the All-Illinois Society of Fine Arts, of which he was a member. Also at the O'Brien Art Galleries, the Art Galleries of the Carson, Pirie Scott & Company and at the Art Institute of Chicago. He maintained his studio at 16? East Ontario Street, Chicago.
Biography: Catalog: Century of Progress exhibition by artists of Illinois. 1933.