Edmond Lorenzo Barber was born in New Haven, CT in 1808. Barber came to California with the Gold Rush. During 1854-57 he was a partner and associate of George H. Baker in Sacramento.
He died in San Francisco on Jan. 9, 1870.
Works Held: Society of Calif. Pioneers.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Sacramento Daily Union, 1-12-1870; New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America; Artists of the American West (Doris Dawdy).Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here