Born on December 31, 1912 in Newark, New Jersey, from an early age Beatrice Mandelman was determined to be an artist. At age 12, she began taking classes at the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Art. In the 1930s, she attended Rutgers University, the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Art and the Art Students League in New York City.
Twining (formerly Taos Mountain), c. 1944
15 x 20 in. (38.1 x 50.8 cm)
Framed: 24 5/8 × 35 × 1 1/2 in. (62.5 × 88.9 × 3.8 cm)
Collection of the Harwood Museum of Art, Gift of the Mandelman-Ribak Foundation