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Jean Fay
Nationality: 
american
Gender: 
Female
Birth Date: 
1904
Birth Place: 
Seattle WA
Death Date: 
1986
Death Place: 
Seattle WA
Artist, weaver This biography from the Archives of AskART: Born in Seattle, WA on April 22, 1904. While a resident of San Francisco in the 1930s and 1940s, Fay studied at the CSFA and with Lyonel Feininger at Mills College in Oakland. For the Federal Art Project, she wove David Park's design into tapestry for the auditorium curtain at Piedmont (CA) High School. She died in Seattle in October 1986. Member: SF Women Artists. Exh: GGIE, 1939. In: Seattle Public Library and Univ. of Wash. (maps). Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940" Who's Who in American Art 1940-41; Who's Who in Northwest Art