Born in Clinton, MO on May 6, 1895. Brissey was a resident of Seattle, WA in 1918 and in that year moved to Oakland, CA. He worked there for many years as a decorator at Hale Brothers Department Store. He died in San Jose, CA on April 8, 1946. Exh: SFAA, 1925-31; Modern Gallery (SF), 1920s.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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