Born in San Felipe, CA in April 1871. Leila Perry studied in San Francisco with Eva Withrow. She specialized in floral still lifes which she exhibited locally at Paul Elder's. During the 1890s she lived on the Monterey Peninsula where her painting subjects were the old adobes. Four of these works are in the Mayo Hayes O'Donnell Library in Monterey. During the 1920s and 1930s she was a resident of San Diego. Mrs. Morrison died in Bronxville, NY in 1947. Member: San Diego Art Guild.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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