Born in Canada on Sept. 1, 1837. Mrs. Rattray was a resident of Oakland in 1888-90. From 1890-98 she lived in Tacoma, WA and in 1907 she was in Washington, DC. Her last years were spent in Los Angeles where she died on Jan. 1, 1919. Her rare works are mostly still lifes.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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