Elizabeth Constance Sivo Casoli was born on the Isle of Capri on Aug. 4, 1899. Elizabeth Sivo came to the U.S. with her family in 1905 and settled in Ohio. There she studied at the Cleveland School of Art. She and her husband, Frank Casoli, moved to Los Angeles about 1930 and settled in Eagle Rock. Mrs. Casoli was active in the local art scene and taught at the California Art Center for many years. She died in Eagle Rock on Jan. 11, 1948.
Exh: Eagle Rock Artists, 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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