THE GALLERY SEEKS BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND ARTWORK BY AGNES JESSEN SLATER:
BORN: May 24, 1908, in Milwaukee, WI
DIED: June 20, 1994 in Milwaukee, WI
Born in Milwaukee, Agnes Cecelia Jessen's parents were Christian and Fernanda Jessen, and she had 4 siblings.
Agnes grew up to be an exceptionally talented artist who paint with watercolors and oils.
She participated in the Works Project Administration (WPA) FROM 1935-1943 producing prints, and printing designs on textiles.
She married Carl Slater and they lived their entire lives in Milwaukee.