Alfred C. Kipps was born in London, England in January 1837. Kipps arrived in the U.S. in 1845. By 1859 he had settled in San Francisco. He died there on November 10, 1902. He was also known as Kimble Kipps.
Exhibited: California Art Union, 1865; Mechanics' Institute (SF), 1868, 1889; San Francisco Art Ass'n, 1872.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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