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Gertrude Wiebe Mihsfeldt

 (1901 - 1989)
Gertrude Wiebe Mihsfeldt was active/lived in California.  Gertrude Mihsfeldt is known for painting, etching, sculpture, lithography.

Biography   Gertrude Wiebe Mihsfeldt

Gertrude Wiebe Mihsfeldt was born in Danzig, Germany on Feb. 1, 1903.  Gertrude Wiebe studied at the University of Utah and obtained an M.A. degree from UC Berkeley in 1929.  She soon married August Mihsfeldt and settled in Sacramento.  She taught in the public schools there and was active in the local art scene before her demise on Sept. 29, 1989. 

Member:  San Francisco Art Associaiton; Calif. WC Society. 

Exh:  Kingsley Art Club, 1931-56; De Young Museum, 1936; San Francisco Art Association, 1936-44; Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939; Northern Calif. Arts, 1939-57.  

Works Held:  Crocker Museum; San Francisco Museum of (Modern) Art; California State Librar

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Sacramento Union, 1-10-1954; Women Artists of the American West; Death record; Sacramento Bee, 10-3-1989 (obituary).

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