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Georgia O’Keefe

Georgia O’Keefe was a famous American painter known for her landscape paintings as well as her artful depictions of desert flowers, animal bones, shells and rocks. She was a widely recognized painter and a major figure in the art scene during the 1920’s. She has helped stretch the boundaries that defined the American artistic style by dabbling in both abstract and representational art. Early HistoryGeorgia O’Keefe was born on November 15, 1887 in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. She was the second of sev…