Born in Evanston, IL in 1905, about 1927 Margaret Kidder wed Frederick G. Hertel and moved to Pasadena. She engraved figures on copper in the line of the great German engravers which got rave reviews from local critics.
Stickney Hall (Pasadena), 1931
California Society of Printmakers, 1931
Zeitlin's (LA), 1931
Ebell Salon (LA), 1932, 1936, 1941
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1932, 1941
Six Print Club (LA), 1932-33
Palos Verdes Gallery, 1934
California Society of Etchers, 1936 (prize)
Hollywood Print Rooms, 1936, 1941
Foundation of Western Art (LA), 1937
Los Angeles County Fair, 1937 (1st prize)
Chouinard Gallery (LA), 1938
New York World's Fair, 1939
Pottinger Gallery (
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Census; Index of Artists Supplement
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