Born in Armenia on Aug. 22, 1881. Arklin settled in Los Angeles in 1895. He lectured at the Ebell Club on famous masterpieces and made copies of these works which were used in his lectures. Arklin died in Los Angeles on June 5, 1965.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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