Born in Worchester, MA on May 2, 1887. After studying art in Boston, Little settled in San Francisco in 1914. While working as a commercial artist, he painted landscapes and mining scenes of the Mother Lode area in his leisure. He was also a popular caricaturist and etcher during his early career. He was a resident of San Francisco at the time of his demise in Cincinnati, OH on Sept. 15, 1960. Exh: Calif. Society of Etchers; SFAA, 1924; Gump's (SF), 1930s; Oakland Art Gallery, 1933-34; Foundation of Western Art (LA), 1934.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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