Born in California on Sept. 23, 1863. By the late 1880s Josephine Schinkel was an accomplished landscape painter. She made painting forays to the redwoods and other scenic spots in northern California. After marrying Walter W. Stocker, she settled in San Francisco in 1891. Mrs. Stocker painted during the 1890s and then appears to have stopped to raise a family. She died in San Francisco on May 30, 1950.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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