Jane Greene Gale
(1898 - 1987)
Jane Greene Gale was active/lived in California, Iowa. Jane Gale is known for watercolor landscape painting.
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Born in Leipzig, Germany on July 18, 1898, Jane Gale studied at the Minneapolis School of Art, Art Students League and Columbia University in New York City, and with Hans Hofmann, Jean Charlot, and Dong Kingman.
She taught art in Ohio and Florida until 1935. She then moved to California to continue teaching at Fresno State College for 24 years. She died in Perry, IA on March 5, 1987.
Fresno Artists League, 1930s-1950s
California Watercolor Society, 1935-55
San Francisco Art Association, 1940-51;
Santa Barbara Museum, 1942
California State Fairs, 1947-55
Newport (CA) High School.
Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Who's Who in American Art
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