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Florence Blakeslee

 (1891 - 1965)
Florence C. Blakeslee was active/lived in California.  Florence Blakeslee is known for relief sculpture.

Biography   Florence Blakeslee


Working with David Swing, Florence Blakeslee designed a WPA project series of twenty-three sculptured reliefs that can be seen (preferably with binoculars) near the top of the fifty-foot-high grandstand" of the Arizona state fairgrounds.  (Birmingham 17)

By 1949, Blakeslee was in Los Gatos, California, where she was editor of a publication named "Palette" and one of the organizers of the Los Gatos Art Association.

She is buried in the Golden Gate National Cemetery.

Little is known of this artist.


Sources:
Peter Birmingham, "The New Deal in the Southwest"
Los Gatos Art Association: http://www.lgaa.org/History.htm
LocateGrave.com



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