Born in Brooklyn, NY on Nov. 30, 1897. During the 1920s "Becky" Hegeman was active in southern California. She was a painting partner of Anne Robinson and Alice Fullerton. The three artists often made painting forays into the Santa Ana Mountains and desert around Palm Springs. She died in Brooklyn in July 1974.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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