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Marie Johnson

 (1861 - 1943)
Marie Runkle Johnson was active/lived in California, New Jersey.  Marie Johnson is known for figure, portrait, still life.

Biography   Marie Johnson

Born in Flemington, NJ on Dec. 21, 1861. Upon moving to Pasadena in 1888, Johnson soon was a pupil and painting partner of Edith While. She later went to Paris to study under Collin, Girardot, Courtois, and Prinet, and, on her return, spent one year with Wm M. Chase in NYC. From her studio in Pasadena at 255 S. Fairoaks Avenue came still lifes and landscapes. A spinster, she died there on Feb. 11, 1943. Exh: Pasadena Art Union, 1896; Stickney Bldg (Pasadena), 1899; Ruskin Art Club (LA), 1905; Shakespeare Club (LA), 1906; Panama-Calif. Expo (San Diego), 1915 (medal); Calif. Art Club, 1915.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Graphic, 9-3-1910; American Art Annual 1919-29; City Directory; Southern California Artists (Nancy Moure); California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors & Engravers (Fielding, Mantle); Artists of the American West (Doris Dawdy); Death record.

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