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Leonard Aker

 (1888 - 1951)
Leonard Aker was active/lived in California / Sweden.  Leonard Aker is known for painting.

Biography   Leonard Aker

Born in Sundevall, Sweden on Oct. 31, 1888. By 1918 Aker (né Akerbladh) was living in NYC. During the 1930s he had a commercial art studio in San Francisco and a home nearby in Atherton. Due to the Depression, he changed careers and became an mechanical engineer. He died in Atherton on July 23, 1951.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Death record.

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