(1884 - 1987)
Gray Price Merrels was active/lived in New York, Connecticut, Kansas. Gray Merrels is known for Miniature painter.
Biography Gray Merrels
Born Topeka, Jan. 20, 1884; died Connecticut, Nov. 1987. Miniature painter. She studied at the Art Students League, NY. Was a pupil of Alice Beckington; Laura Coombs Hill and Shirley Turner. Moved to Hartford, CT in 1921.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
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This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.