Born in St Louis, MO in 1870. Rumbold studied at the St Louis School of Fine Arts and continued in San Francisco at the School of Design. During the 1890s she was active in the San Francisco art scene. Her medallions of clay were "colored with rare artistic skill." By 1931 her name was Kohn and she was in NYC. Exh: Sketch Club (SF), 1890s; AIC, 1925 (prize).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"American Art Annual
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