Grace Trimble Howell was born in Denver, CO on Dec. 19, 1876. Grace Trimble began painting at age 16 and remained self taught. She married Edgar Howell in 1897. Moving to southern California in 1927, she settled in La Mesa in San Diego County. In her leisure she made painting forays into the nearby deserts and along the California coast. Mrs. Howell died in San Diego on Nov. 10, 1966.
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Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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