( - 1979)
Dorothy Bayley was born in New York city and spent her childhood there. She attended Connecticut College for Women, majoring in fine arts. She graduated with an A. B. degree. Then she studied at the New York-Phoenix School of Design, under Norman Rockwell and Thomas Fogarty.
As soon as Bayley left design school, she started freelance illustrating. She illustrated over seventy children’s books for a number of different publishers.
She married Harry D. Morse, who was also an illustrator. Some of her books are attributed to her married name of Dorothy Bayley Morse.
We have not yet found a reliable year of birth or year of death of this person. Do you have any information you could share with us? If so, please contact us.