Born in Switzerland on Dec. 4, 1853. Hermine was the wife of artist Richard Zeitner. After settling in Los Angeles in 1895, she established a studio and was soon busy with portrait commissions. She died there on Oct. 12, 1944.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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