Archive of the Mendocino Heritage Artists
Dorr Bothwell: Portraits of Friends
See more artwork from Dorr Bothwell’s years in Samoa.
Bothwell’s friend Dorothy Liebes (1897-1972) was known as “the mother of modern weaving.” Liebes won a number of awards for her textile design and innovative fabrics, including the Craftsmanship Medal from the American Institute of Architects (1946).
Read Lucia Zacha’s story of the evening that inspired Dorr Bothwell to paint this portrait of Mendocino Art Center co-founder Jennie Zacha.
Dorr Bothwell: Artwork
Dorr Bothwell in Her Own Words
Mendocino Heritage Artists