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Clauris Patric Claiborne Bauernschmidt


Bauernschmidt was born Clauris Patric Claiborne in Memphis, Tennessee in 1912. In 1942, she married John Edward Bauernschmidt from Oxen Hill, Maryland. They moved to Hawaii in 1956 where she became internationally known for her portraits of historical people. Some of her works are on display at the Hawaii State Capitol and at Kawaiahao Church in Honolulu. Unfortunately, little else is known about this artist.   

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