Born in Monrovia, CA on Jan. 26, 1890, Clare Cronenwett had a father who was an important civic leader who established the Monrovia News
in 1889. The family also owned La Vista Grande Hotel where Clare had a studio called the Little Gallery.
Unmarried she died at the family home on Gold Hill in Monrovia on Dec. 25, 1969.
Print Makers of Los Angeles.
San Francisco Art Association, 1916; Painters & Sculptors of Los Angeles, 1929.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors & Engravers
(Fielding, Mantle); American Art Annual
1919-25; 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