Born in New Mexico in 1908. After graduating from UCLA in 1929, Nowell was an art teacher and a resident of Venice, CA in the 1930s. In 1933 she wed Donald Priester and made her home in Santa Monica. Exh: Calif. WC Society, 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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