Born in Pittsfield, ME on May 11, 1888. Mrs. Pletsch studied at the Boston Art Institute before settling in Pasadena in 1920. She died there on Sept. 1, 1943. Her forte was portrait and figure painting. Exh: Women Painters of the West (LA), 1930-35; Calif. State Fair, 1930; Pasadena Society of Artists, 1930-37; Palos Verdes Public Library, 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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