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date: 22 August 2019

Potter, Clarelocked

(1903–05 January 1999)
  • Donna Ghelerter


Potter, Clare (1903–05 January 1999), fashion designer, was born Clare Meyer in Jersey City, New Jersey; her parents' names and occupations do not appear in readily available sources of information. Potter's ambition from her early years was to be an artist. By the age of fifteen, she was attending classes at the Art Students' League in New York City. After completing high school Potter studied at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, with every intention of becoming a painter....

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