Chris Marie Meeker was born in France in 1898. Chris Marie was raised and educated in a convent where she studied art and lace making. By 1920 she was married to artist Russell Meeker and living in Chicago; however, the union ended in divorce. About 1931 she moved to Hollywood and was a stand-in for Greta Garbo.
Exh: Egan Gallery (LA), 1932.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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