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Louise Stokley Lewis

 (20th century)
Louise Stokley Lewis was active/lived in California.  Louise Lewis is known for painting; cartoons.

Louise Stokley Lewis

Biography from the Archives of askART

Is this the Louise Lewis who was an art teacher in San Rafael, located in Marin County, California? She was a cofounder of the Marin Society of Artists in 1927. She headed the San Rafael Art Department from 1935 – 1959, as listed in Hughes?] OR [The still life, “Magnolias,” below, seems more to match Louise Garland Lewis who taught art and art history at Agnes Scott College, a private women's college in Decatur, Georgia from 1900 to 1943. Her art education included study at University of Chicago, University of Paris, Art Institute of Chicago, Academie Julian, and Ecole Delacluse. per] OR [is this the Louise S. Lewis whose husband Dr. Robert E Lewis?, died, LAT, March 31, 1948, page 10; one of the judges for the Lions Club Halloween painting contest in Arcadia?, LAT, October 29, 1948, page A 2.

Source: Nancy Dustin Moure, "Publications in California Art No. 11 , Index to California Art Exhibited at the Laguna Beach Art Association, 1918-1972; 2015 edition"

Biography from the Archives of askART
Louise Stokley Lewis was a resident of Long Beach  in 1937-76. 

Member:  Long Beach Art Ass'n.

Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"

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