Artist Biography

1872 - 1966

Nellie Ward Haller was born in Indiana on September 4, 1872. After earning an Master of Arts degree at DePauw University, she settled in Los Angeles in 1897. A specialist in flower painting, her work was well-received by local critics in the 1930s. She died in Los Angeles on October 5, 1966. Exhibited: Painters & Sculptors of Los Angeles, 1936; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1940.

Return to artwork page.