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Minnie Tingle

 (1874 - 1926)
Minnie May (Orewyler) Tingle was active/lived in California, Missouri.  Minnie Tingle is known for landscape, mission-views.

Minnie Tingle

Biography from the Archives of askART

Born in Shelby County, MO on May 28, 1874. Tingle studied at Hardin College. A talented lady, she was an accomplished pianist and poet as well as a fine painter. During the last few years of her life, she painted a set of all the California missions which she donated to LACMA after their exhibition there in 1925. She died in Los Angeles on Feb. 20, 1926. Exh: Calif. Art Club, 1923; Laguna Beach AA, 1924; Athletic Club (LA), 1925; West Coast Arts, 1925; LACMA, 1925 (solo).

Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
American Art Annual 1925; Southern California Artists (Nancy Moure); Los Angeles Times, 2-22-1926 (obituary).

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Biography from the Archives of askART
A painter of all the California missions, which she donated to the Los Angeles County Museum, Minnie Tingle was born in Missouri and studied at Hardin College. As a young woman, she showed remarkable talent in music and poetry as well as fine art.

She was a member of the California Art Club and the Laguna Beach Art Association.

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About  Minnie Tingle

Born:  1874 - Shelby County, Missouri
Died:   1926 - Los Angeles, California
Known for:  landscape, mission-views

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