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Blanche Collet Wagner

 (1873 - 1957)
Blanche Collet Wagner was active/lived in California.  Blanche Wagner is known for portrait and landscape painter, tapestry maker.

Blanche Collet Wagner

Born in Grenoble, France, Blanche Wagner became known as a tapestry maker and illustrator, and for her paintings of portraits, costume and genre depictions of Maya people, and landscapes, including missions of Southern California.  She was also a writer and authored a book titled Tales of Mayaland.

Wagner painted in France, Mexico, New York and Northern and Southern California.

She studied art in Paris with H. Gazan and in Seville, Spain with Alfonso Grosso.  In 1917, she married Henry R. Wagner in Oakland and then studied in New York City with Clinton Peters.

After that, Wagner returned to California where she lived in Berkeley before settling for the remainder of her life in San Mari  ...  Displaying 750 of 1145 characters.

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About  Blanche Collet Wagner

Born:  1873 - Grenoble, France
Died:   1957 - San Marino, California
Known for:  portrait and landscape painter, tapestry maker