Born in Chicago, Illinois in January 1883. Poole studied at the Royal Academy in Munich under Carl Marr and in Paris with Simon. He was a resident of Chicago, New York City and Old Lyme, Connecticut. During the late 1920s he was active in Los Angeles. He died on May 24, 1961.
Chicago Society of Artists; NA (1938).
Royal Academy (medal); Paris Salons; CGA, 1926 (prize); AIC, 1926 (prize); Painters & Sculptors of LA, 1929 (Joan Bennett); PAFA, 1930 (prize); NAD, 1938 (prize).
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