Born in Sacramento, CA on June 14, 1873. Daroux was a pupil of Armin Hansen in Monterey, André Lhote and Frieze in Paris. She was a resident of Sacramento through the early 1940s. Her last years were spent in San Francisco where she died on May 31, 1948. Her works include harbor and coastal scenes, still lifes, and landscapes. Member: SF Women Artists. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1930; SFAA, 1931; Calif. Statewide (Santa Cruz), 1931; Kingsley Art Club (Sacramento), 1932-45; SFMA Inaugural, 1935.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs, et Graveurs
(Bénézit, E); American Art Annual
1931-33; Who's Who in American Art
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