Born in Andrichau, Austria in 1887. Landworth immigrated to the U.S. with his family at an early age. He studied art at Académie Julian in Paris and with Robert Henri in NYC. A physician, he was also a painter, poet, lecturer, and dramatist. Dr. Landworth was a resident of San Francisco by 1930 and died there on Sept. 1, 1940. Exh: Jewish Artists of SF, 1930.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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