Kathryn Herndon McManaman was born in Iowa on July 24, 1887. McManaman was a graduate of Monrovia (CA) High School in 1906 and College of Fine Arts at USC in 1909. Her studies continued in NYC at the Henri School and with DuMond and Chase at the Art Students League. In 1922 she wed J. O. Johnson of Seattle and resided in Monrovia until at least 1932. Her work includes portraits in oil and statues of prominent local people.
Member: Calif. Art Club.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Who's Who in the Pacific Southwest
; Southern California Artists
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