Born in California in 1853. Fountain was a resident of Oakland and San Francisco in 1878-1904 except during 1887-88 when she was in Los Angeles. Her work includes floral still lifes and portraits. Exhibited: California State Fair, 1878-80; San Francisco Art Ass'n, 1884-85; Mechanics' Institute (San Francisco), 1885.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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