William Allan Menefee was born in California on Feb. 18, 1913. Returning from studying in Paris, Menefee returned to his orange ranch in Covina in 1933. He died in Los Angeles on Sept. 16, 1981.
Exh: Bernhelm Jeune Gallerie (Paris), 1933.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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