Born in Missouri on Feb. 1, 1912. Lura Owen was married about 1934 while a student at Otis Art Institute in Los Angeles. She was active as an artist there into the 1950s. She later worked as a secretary in Riverside, CA. She died there on Oct. 1, 1997.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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