Born in the Azores on St Michael Island in 1882. Maria was the wife of Frank Andrade and a
resident of San Juan, CA in 1920 and Oakland in 1930. In 1932 she assisted David Siqueiros in Los Angeles in the Plaza Art Center mural.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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