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Marjorie Bonath

 (1907 - 1977)
Marjorie McPhail Bonath was active/lived in California, Washington, Manitoba / Canada.  Marjorie Bonath is known for portrait, figure and landscape painter.

Marjorie Bonath

The following biography, submitted March 2006, is from Wendy Weigman, a relative of the artist.

Marjorie Bonath, a painter of portraits, figures, and landscapes, was born Marjorie McPhail in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.  Her father bought and sold hotels, and the family eventually ended up in Seward, Alaska in 1916.   Marjorie and her best friend, Pat Williams, from an original pioneer family, went to Seattle for High School.   Marjorie had always pursued  the arts and started lessons where she first met Harry  Bonath in 1924. 

By the early 1930s Marjorie had moved to Santa Barbara  and started a long association with Doug Parshall.  She married Fred Wei  ...  Displaying 750 of 1504 characters.

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About  Marjorie Bonath

Born:  1907 - Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Died:   1977 - Seattle, Washington
Known for:  portrait, figure and landscape painter