Born in Spokane, WA on Nov. 23, 1890. Pittwood studied in NYC at the NAD and ASL. While a resident of Los Angeles in 1924-27, she further studied at the Otis Art Institute and had a solo exhibition. Moving to Seattle, she studied at the Cornish Art School and was active there until 1941. She died in Santa Ana, CA on July 18, 1977.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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