Gilbert J. Sanchez was born in Louisiana on June 7, 1893. Sanchez served in the Army during WWI and was in New Orleans in 1920. He was a resident of Laguna Beach in 1940-44.
He died in Santa Barbara on March 29, 1970.
Exhibited: Laguna Beach Art Ass'n, 1940-44; Laguna Beach Library, 1942; California Statewide (Santa Cruz), 1943 (prize).
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