(1877 - 1961)
Nevada Wilson was active/lived in California, Nevada. Nevada Wilson is known for landscape, florals, animal and portrait painting.
Biography Nevada Wilson
Wilson was the daughter of Joseph Alfred Wilson, who owned the
Elko-Tuscarora Stage Line. She was raised in Tuscarora and attended San
Jose California Normal School in 1895 and then returned to Nevada to
work as a Wells Fargo agent in her father's business. She married
Arthur Primeaux in 1903 and divorced several years later.
1908, she opened an art studio in Reno and a year later married Frank
Reilly and became an art teacher in the local schools, later becoming a
supervisor. In 1916, she moved to Los Angeles, and in 1925, married
Samuel Evans and continued to paint until her last years.
exhibited early art talent and according to several accounts studied
with celebrated artists in
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