Born in Sydney, Australia on Sept. 2, 1904. While a resident of San Francisco in the 1920s, Burke specialized in dog subjects. Her married name was Shaw at the time of her demise in Ukiah, CA on Sept. 24, 1985. Member: Calif. Society of Etchers. Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1925; Women's City Club (SF), 1929; Calif. Statewide (Santa Cruz), 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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