Anne Ophelia Dowden
1907 to 2007
Anne Ophelia Dowden was born in Colorado in 1907. From an early age, she aspired to become an artist, and first illustrated for her Father, a pathologist a the University of Colorado. She began illustrating for plant themed magazines, which were later exhibited at the Hunt Institute, and later works were held in a number of different collections. She passed away in 2007, at the age of 99.