Phoebe Whitley Clay was born in Missouri on Feb. 10, 1868. Phoebe was the wife of Herbert H. Clay. After settling in San Francisco in 1884, she studied at the School of Design. She died there on April 11, 1949.
Exh: SFAA, 1905.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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