Born in Buffalo, NY on May 20, 1908. Dowd was educated in the public schools of Pasadena and studied art at the Chouinard School. During the 1930s she exhibited extensively in southern California and NYC, taught art, and designed wallpapers and ceramics. She died in Pasadena on Feb. 25, 1982. Exh: Pasadena FA Society, 1933; So. Calif. Festival of the Arts, 1935.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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