Born in Holland on Oct. 3, 1898. Koops was a veteran of WWI and by 1930 was working in Los Angeles. He died there on Aug. 31, 1957. A highly skilled painter, his fine art includes still lifes.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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