Evalyn Virginia Mitchell was born in Berkeley, CA on Dec. 16, 1907. "Eve" Mitchell studied at UC under Boynton and Obata, and at the CSFA under Stackpole. She was a resident of Berkeley in the 1930s and active in the local art scene. She later lived in Napa, CA until her demise in Stanislaus County, CA on Nov. 29, 1995.
Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1932; San Francisco Museum of (Modern) Art Inaugural, 1935; San Francisco Art Association, 1936-41.
Works Held: University of Southern California.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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