Marie Osborne Sheppard was born in Kansas on Jan. 15, 1890. Marie wed hotelier James Sheppard about 1913 and moved to Santa Barbara. She was active in the local art scene into the 1940s. She later moved north to San Carlos where she remained until her demise on Oct. 16, 1984.
Exhibits: Santa Barbara Art League, 1929.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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