Margaret A. Morrish was born in Fort Collins, CO on Sept. 1, 1893. After the death of her husband, Mrs. Morrish moved from Colorado to California in 1926 and began painting. A self-taught artist, her watercolors and oils are mostly scenes from her world travels. She died in Los Angeles on Dec. 9, 1975.
Exh: Las Artistas (LA), 1952-53; City Hall (LA), 1957, 1961, 1966 (solos).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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