Born in Oakland, CA on May 5, 1883. Boye studied art at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute in San Francisco and was a resident there until after the PPIE of 1915. By 1919 she had settled in Ukiah, CA. She died on Sept. 2, 1930 in Calais, France where she had gone to further her art studies. Exh: Mark Hopkins Inst., April 1906; Guild of Arts & Crafts (SF), 1906; Sketch Club, 1908; Berkeley AA, 1908; San Francisco Art Association, 1918.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"American Art Annual
1909-19; Art in California
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