Biography: Dorothea Cooke (Gramatky), (1908-2001) Born: Hollywood, CA, Studied: Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles). Dorothea Cooke graduated from Hollywood High School before deciding not to go to college but to study her passion, art. Her parents had come from New Hampshire where her father, Charles Prentice Cooke, was an MIT graduate...... read more
A California art print on Arches watercolor paper. 100% archival, and printed in HD.
"My mother was 73 when she lived in Glen Rock, New Jersey, and painted this watercolor for her own pleasure in a watercolor class. She was an excellent gardener all her life and when she moved over two doors away from our house, she began growing vegetables and flowers again."
Courtesy of Daughter-Linda Gramatky Smith