Faustina S. Butler was born in Maine in 1850. While a resident of San Francisco in 1889-93, Butler's painting specialty was California's wild flowers. By 1910 she had returned to Portland, ME.
Exh: Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1889; Calif. Bldg, World's Columbian Expo (Chicago), 1893.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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