Born in Kew, England on Jan. 9, 1893. Norah Bisgood spent her childhood in Richmond, England where she studied art. She immigrated to San Diego, CA in 1913 as the bride of Henry Woodward. She painted with a group who met at the Spanish Village in Balboa Park prior to WWII. Mrs. Woodward died in San Diego on July 21, 1988. Her work includes landscapes of the back country of San Diego County. Member: San Diego Art Guild. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1935; GGIE, 1939. In: San Diego Museum.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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