Thyra Boldsen was born in Denmark on Dec. 12, 1883. Boldsen moved to southern California in 1931. After a few years in Long Beach, she settled in Monrovia. She died in Los Angeles on Sept. 22, 1968.
Exh: Painters & Sculptors of LA, 1932; Palos Verdes Library, 1932, 1935, 1937; Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939-40.
Works Held: Exposition Park (LA).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Los Angeles Times, 12-6-1931; California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Death record.Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here