Born in San Francisco, CA on April 13, 1900. Boru (née Claire E. Jones) graduated from UC Berkeley. After her marriage to Ellsworth Stewart in 1924, she soon settled in San Carlos, CA. From her studio came Art Deco figurines. She died in Woodbridge, CA on January 15, 2006. Member: Allied Arts Guild (Menlo Park).
Exhibited: San Francisco Art Association, 1930s; San Francisco Museum of Art, 1935; International Exposition (Paris), 1937; Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939. Works held: Metropolitan Museum; Northwestern University.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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