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Louis Martin Rey

 (1886 - 1908)
Louis Martin Rey was active/lived in California, New Mexico.  Louis Rey is known for portrait painting.

Biography   Louis Martin Rey

Born in San Francisco, CA on Sept. 4, 1886, the son of a French immigrants. Rey began drawing and painting as a student at Lincoln Grammar School. He studied art at the Mark Hopkins Institute and at age 14 traveled to Paris for further study at the Ecole des Beaux Arts. While there, a bad cold developed into tuberculosis and he returned to his native city in 1904. Following the disaster of 1906, he moved to the drier climate of New Mexico and died there in 1908.

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