Born in Hollister, CA on May 26, 1870. Yost was active in Fresno from 1890 until his death in 1898. During his short career he painted still lifes and landcapes. Exh: Fresno Fair, 1890, 1892 (1st prize).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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