Born in Wisconsin in 1878. Mrs. Enquist lived in San Francisco in the late 1890s. She had a photography studio near the Ferry Bldg and painted in her leisure. William Keith ferried to San Francisco each morning and often would drop by her studio to give her painting pointers. After the earthquake in 1906, she moved to Washington, DC and was active there until 1927. She died in Silver Bow, MT in 1953. Member: Washington WC Club.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Keith, Old Master of California
(Brother Cornelius); American Art Annual
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