Born in San Francisco, CA on Aug. 22, 1861. By the 1880s Annie Blakeslee was active in the San Francisco art scene. She studied at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute and continued in NYC at the ASL. By 1900 her name was Hooper. She died in Los Angeles on Aug. 3, 1945. Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1885; Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1885-87.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Death record.Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here