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Katharine Morrison Kahle

 (1899 - 1993)
Katharine Morrison Kahle was active/lived in California, New York.  Katharine Kahle is known for still life painting, writing on antiques and interior design.

Biography  
Katharine Morrison Kahle


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Born in San Francisco, CA on Jan. 23, 1899. Katharine Kahle studied painting under her mother, Leila Perry Morrison. She received her B.A. degree from Stanford University in 1921 and her M.A. from Columbia University in 1922.

After her marriage to Richard Kahle in 1923, she settled in San Diego. She painted still life and was active in the art world there until 1935. In that year she wed Harold McClinton she moved to New York City where she concentrated on writing.

Katherine McClinton Kahle was well known as a writer on antiques and interior design before her death in New York Ckity on Jan. 27, 1993.

Memberships:
San Diego Art Guild.

Exhiition:
California Pacific International Exposition (San Diego), 1935.

Collection:
San Diego Historical Society.

Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Interview with the artist or his/her family; California Arts and Architecture list, 1932.

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About  Katharine Morrison Kahle

Born:  1899 - San Francisco, California
Died:   1993 - New York City
Known for:  still life painting, writing on antiques and interior design