Born in New York on Dec. 4, 1871. LeGendre moved to Los Angeles in 1907. During 1924-27 he lived in San Francisco and on the Monterey Peninsula but then returned to Los Angeles. He died there on June 4, 1954.
Member: Commercial Artists Ass'n of So. Calif.; Carmel AA (cofounder); Painters & Sculptors of LA.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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