ROGERS, Louis John (1883-1959).
Etcher, painter, illustrator. Born in California on Nov. 25, 1883.
From 1899 to 1902 Rogers studied at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute in San Francisco. In 1918 he moved down the peninsula to Burlingame and in 1928 opened an art school there. He remained in Burlingame until his demise at Agnews Hospital on Nov. 12, 1959.
Member: Calif. Society of Etchers. Exh: Calif. Society of Etchers, 1931-33; SF Academy of Advertising Art, 1933 (with Maurice Logan).
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