Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on October 9, 1903, after moving to
Los Angeles, Dorothy Dowiatt studied at Otis, Chouinard, and Stickley
art schools, and with Hans Hofmann, Edouard Vysekal, Edwin R. Shrader,
and Arthur Millier.
Her portraits and still lifes won many awards in southern California shows.
Dowiatt died in Tuolumne County, CA on Oct. 7, 1976.
International Bookplate Association
Younger Painters Club of LA (pres.)
Painters & Sculptors of Los Angeles, 1924-33
California Art Club, 1927-32
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1928
Nicholson Gallery (Pasadena), 1928
Arizona State Fair, 1928 (1st prize), 1930 (2n
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"American Art Annual
1929-33; Who's Who in American Art
1936-41; Southern California Artists
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