Biography: Frances Rogers (1886-1974) was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and the School of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. From about 1905 to 1910, she was a student of Howard Pyle in Wilmington, Delaware. During those years, she began a collaboration with fellow student Alice Beard, which lasted through the 1940s. they wrote and illustrated nine books together; Rogers independently wrote and illustrated many short stories and five books.
Source: DAM archives