Carol Abbe was active/lived in California.
Biography Carol Abbe
“Carol Abbe has spent almost 50 years in art doing mosaics, watercolors, oils, acrylics, and all the printmaking disciplines. Abbe obtained her degree in art from Stanford in 1951 and has received over 200 awards in statewide juried shows. Her work includes many paintings of well-known 1920’s figures such as Lillian Gish, Gloria Swanson, and Fred and Adele Astair, as well as paintings depicting Paris scenes of that period.” per Martin Green, People, Places and Events: Journalism by Martin Green (iUniverse, 2011), p. 172; exhibited in Liz & Friends, The Artery, Davis, California, posted April 3, 2011, on www.zvents.com; and other references on the Internet.
Information courtesy Nancy Moure.