Harriett M. Preston Sherwood was born in England on Jan. 16, 1851. Sherwood was a resident of Oakland and active as an artist during 1886-1911. She died in Los Angeles on Oct. 16, 1915.
Exh: Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1887, 1891; Calif. State Fair, 1887,1901.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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