Born in Vallejo, CA on May 29, 1879. Redewill was a graduate of UC Berkeley and Johns Hopkins Medical School. A physician, he painted in his leisure and in 1937 organized and acted as first president of the American Physicians Art Ass'n. Most of his life was spent as a resident of Berkeley while maintaining a medical practice in San Francisco. His last two years were spent with his children in Whittier, CA; he died there on Dec. 19, 1957.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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