Born in Amador City, CA on July 12, 1907. After graduating from Sutter Creek High School, Garibaldi attended the CSFA and was awarded a scholarship to the ASL in NYC in 1929. After further studying in France, she returned to San Francisco where she painted murals for the Catholic diocese. At the outbreak of WWII, she returned to the ranch where she was born and lived there until her demise on July 30, 1999.
Mural: St Mary of the Mountains Mission Church (Plymouth, CA).
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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