Born in Delavan, WI on Nov. 25, 1858. Phoenix taught for many years at the AIC and was active in Chicago until about 1910. He died at his home in Glendale, CA on Sept. 30, 1924. Member: Chicago Society of Artists. Exh: AIC, 1900-10.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"American Art Annual
1900-25; Ferdinand Perret Files; Artists of the American West
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