Born in Monrovia, CA on Jan. 26, 1890. Clare's father 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. A spinster, she died at the family home on Gold Hill in Monrovia on Dec. 25, 1969. Member: PM of LA. Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1916; Painters & Sculptors of LA, 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
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