Born in New York on Jan. 28, 1904. Nugent studied at Pratt Institute. By the 1920s she had moved to Hollywood, CA and a graduate of UCLA and USC. For 40 years she taught at San Fernando State College and was a popular lecturer at local clubs. A spinster, she died in Los Angeles on Dec. 2, 1963. Member: Art Teachers Ass'n of So. Calif. (vice-pres. 1936). Exh: Calif. WC Society, 1928.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Southern California Artists
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