(1899 - 1981)
Boza (Beatrice Hess) Hessova was active/lived in California, Illinois. Boza Hessova is known for commercial design, murals, portrait and landscape painting.
Biography Boza Hessova
From Kralove, Czechoslovakia, Boza Hessova, known in America as
Beatrice Hess, became a portrait and landscape painter, and early in
her career was a muralist and commercial designer. She studied at
the Prague Art Academy, and emigrated to America in 1913 from
Paris. She worked for several years in Chicago at Marshall Field
Department Store and also painted murals for nearby churches.
In 1928, she moved to Los Angeles where she became a member of the
Painters & Sculptors of LA and exhibited with them in 1937.
From 1948 to 1963, she was on the staff of the Marine Museum in San
Edan Hughes, Artists in California, 1786-1940, p 518 (2002 Edition)