Jean Elsbeth Mansfield was born in South Dakota in 1908. By 1928 Mansfield was a pupil at the Chouinard Art School in Los Angeles and then taught in the public schools there into the 1930s.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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