Born in Turkey on May 15, 1901. Paige was the official artist in Admiral Byrd's second expedition to Antarctica. By 1939 he was a resident of Los Angeles and for 39 years was a cinematographer for the motion picture studios. He died there on Aug. 9, 1979. Exh: Painters & Sculptors of LA; LACMA, 1937; De Young Museum, 1937.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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