Eloise Howard was born in Pine Valley, OR on May 8, 1889. Howard studied at the Portland (OR) Museum Art School and in NYC at the NAD, Beaux Arts School, and ASL. During the 1930s and 1940s she was a resident of San Francisco and active in the local art scene. A spinster, she died in San Jose, CA on March 11, 1985.
Exh: NatI Assn of Women Painters & Sculptors, 1932 (prize); San Francisco Art Association, 1937.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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