Born in Patch Grove, WI on Jan. 6, 1872. Perry studied at the Newcombe School of Art in Minneapolis and with M. DeMandeville in Paris. After settling in Los Angeles in 1912, she established the Perry Art Studio and became successful as an art teacher for members of the film industry. The wife of Fred Eugene Perry, she died in Los Angeles on Aug. 25, 1965. Exh: Barker Brothers (LA), 1928; Rampart Hotel (LA), 1954; Lafayette Park Place (LA), 1957.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Ferdinand Perret Files; California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Southern California Artists
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