Born in California on Dec. 12, 1906. By 1932 Ahrens had settled in Los Angeles. For 40 years she was an art teacher at George Washington High School while maintaining a home in Newport Beach. She died in Costa Mesa, CA on Dec. 27, 1980. Her work includes southern California landscapes.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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