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Edna Roys

 (1882 - 1971)
Edna Blumve Roys was active/lived in California.  Edna Roys is known for Painter, printmaker, sculptor.

Biography   Edna Roys

Born in Pasadena, CA on March 12, 1882 into a pioneer California family. Edna Blumve was a graduate of Pasadena High School and the College of Fine Arts at USC. She later joined the faculty at the latter and for eight years also taught at Pasadena Jr. College. In 1930 she became the wife of A. G. Roys and remained in her native city until her demise on Nov. 11, 1971. Exh: SFAA, 1916; PM of LA, 1916; Art Teachers Ass'n of So. Calif., 1924; First Pasadena Civic Art Exhibition (sculpture).

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California State Library (Sacramento); Pasadena Community Book, 1955; Southern California Artists (Nancy Moure).

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