Grace Blethen was born in Minnesota in 1885. Blethen was a resident of Lake Charles, LA in 1900 and a graduate of the Newcomb Art School in New Orleans. She was active in Los Angeles in 1906. Returning to New Orleans, she married Dr. James Fred Dunn in 1910 and continued living in New Orleans. She died on April 29, 1950.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Southern California Artists
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