Nellie Evelyn Ziegler was born in Columbus, OH on Aug. 13, 1874. After studying art in Philadelphia and France, Ziegler settled in Pasadena in the early 1920s. A spinster, she died there on June 27, 1948. Her work includes landscapes of the High Sierra and the desert near Palm Springs.
Exh: Pasadena Society of Artists, 1925-37; Pasadena Women Painters & Sculptors, 1928; Women Painters of the West, 1930s; Pasadena Arts & Crafts, 1941.
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