Born in Chicago, IL on Feb. 21, 1889. Ziskind studied at the AIC. By 1914 he had moved to Oakland, CA. After his marriage to artist Henrietta Schmidt, he moved to southern California. He shared a studio with his brother Abraham in Los Angeles and lived in Glendale until 1944. Returning to the San Francisco Bay area, he lived in Danville until his demise on Nov. 30, 1968.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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