Painter. Born in Colorado on June 10, 1898. Following service in WWI, Eaton studied to become a physician and surgeon. He then established a medical practice in Oakland where, in his leisure, he studied art for several years at the CCAC.
During the 1930s he was often a painting partner of Maurice Logan and Rene Weaver. A morphine addict, his death in San Francisco on Oct. 9, 1950 was a suicide.
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