Born in NYC on Aug. 26, 1837. Spring was a pupil of Henry K. Brown and William Rimmer. He established the Eagleswood Art Pottery in Perth Amboy, NJ. By 1902 he had left New Jersey and moved to Los Angeles. Exh: NAD, 1873, 1878; Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1874.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors & Engravers
(Fielding, Mantle); New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America
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