Born in California on May 2, 1879. While in San Francisco, Davis was a pupil at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute in 1898-99. After the earthquake in 1906, he moved across the bay to Oakland where he remained until his demise on March 2, 1955.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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