Ruth Lorins was born in Brooklyn, New York on May 1, 1908. Lorins settled in Pacific Palisades, California in 1951. As well as a painter, she was also author of three volumes of poetry and was named Poet Laureate of Pacific Palisades. She died there on April 20, 2007.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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