Mary Riley was born in Berkeley, CA on February 23, 1890. With sister Irma, Mary studied with William Keith briefly about 1900. She wed Wolcott Stanton in 1917 and moved to Fresno. By 1930 she was back in Berkeley where she remained until her demise on October 7, 1969.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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