Born in California on Sept. 1, 1902. Allardt appears to have spent her entire life in Oakland. During the 1920s and 1930s she was active in the local art scene, and in 1930 she studied in Paris. She later married Wm A. Gabriel and remained in Oakland until her demise on Jan. 9, 1982.
Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1928, 1932; San Francisco Art Association, 1931-32.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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