Ruth Scott Martell was born in Sacramento, CA on Jan. 28, 1891. Mrs. Martell was a lifelong resident of her native city. She died there on June 3, 1964. Her work includes landscapes and floral still lifes in oil and watercolor.
Exh: Kingsley Art Club, 1931-46; Oakland Art Gallery, 1932; Calif. Statewide (Santa Cruz) 1945.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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