Clara Agnes Main was born in Kent, WA on Sept. 14, 1899. Main was educated at the University of Washington. She taught in Stanwood, WA during 1923-25 and then settled in Vallejo, CA to continue teaching at Vallejo Jr. High School. A widow, she married John Nichols late in life. She died on Nov. 27, 1984.
Member: Pacific AA.
Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1934.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"American Art Annual
1928; Vallejo Historical Museum.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