(1902 - 1986)
Ruth Cravath was active/lived in California, Illinois. Ruth Cravath is known for sculptor, mosaic, drawing.
Biography Ruth Cravath
Ruth Cravath is known for her civic sculptures, busts and bas-reliefs. She was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1902. Her father played the flute and her mother played the violin and the cello. Cravath attended public high school in Chicago and took summer classes at the Art Institute of Chicago. She went on to attend college at Grinnell, Iowa, for one year before returning to Chicago where she enrolled in drawing and design classes. Her parents moved to California in 1921 and Cravath followed soon after. She studied for the next three years at the California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco where she received praise for her student artwork. She learned sculpting techniques from Beniamino Bufano and Ralph Stackpole. By 1926 she was an estab
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