Museum of Nebraska Art: discover the story behind the art of Nebraska


Alice Cleaver (1878 – 1944)

  • Girl in White - Portrait of Miss Edna Brown
  •  Girl with Palette
  • Still Life
  • Aunt Nettie
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Cleaver studied at the Art Institute of Chicago, four years; the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts under William Chase and Cecelia Beaux, three years; and in Paris for one year until the outbreak of World War I ended her studies. She spent most of her career painting in her home town of Falls City, Nebraska in the manner of her Philadelphia training.



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2401 Central Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847
Just minutes north of Interstate 80, with plenty of free parking on the north side of the Museum. Maps.

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Sun.: 1 - 5 p.m.
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