Born in San Francisco, CA on Aug. 2, 1908. Sperisen studied at the CSFA and with Ray Prohaska. He joined the Book Club of California in 1937 and was club librarian until his death in San Francisco on May 15, 1999.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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