Born in California on July 31, 1867. After graduating from Mills College, "Belle" Sturdivant returned to her parents home in San Francisco where she maintained a studio. In ill health and confined to her home, she painted many still lifes before her death on May 5, 1915. Exh: SFAA, 1903. In: CHS.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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