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Cecil Fern Gary

 (1893 - 1979)
Cecil Fern Gary was active/lived in California.  Cecil Gary is known for painting.

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Cecil Fern Gary


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Born in Dallas, TX in 1894. At age 10 Gary won first prize in a school drawing contest at the Texas State Fair and at 16 won a national design contest. After studying at various art schools in the nation, she moved to southern California. She was curator of the Laguna Beach Art Gallery during the 1930s and 1940s. Exh: Santa Cruz Art League, 1934; Oakland Art Gallery, 1937; GGIE, 1939; Laguna Beach AA, 1941.

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About  Cecil Fern Gary

Born:  1893 - Dallas, Texas
Died:   1979
Known for:  painting