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Robert Stapleton

 (1919 - 1991)
Robert Dallas Stapleton was active/lived in California.  Robert Stapleton is known for Painting; Etching.

Biography   Robert Stapleton


Born in El Paso, TX on Feb. 13, 1919. Stapleton moved to Santa Monica with his family about 1921. He studied art with Sueo Serisawa and at Cahn Art School in Hollywood. For 34 years he worked as a pipeline engineer in southern California while painting in his leisure. By the 1950s his art production had diminished. Stapleton died in Pacific Palisades, CA on March 16, 1991. Exh: Los Angeles Co. Fair, c.1940; Calif. WC Society, 1942.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Interview with the artist or his/her family; Death record.

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