Born in San Francisco, CA on Aug. 13, 1903. During the 1920s and 1930s Tonn worked as an artist in San Francisco. After her marriage to Ben Gold in 1938, she abandoned her art career. A lifelong resident of her native city, she died on Oct. 15, 1996.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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