Robert Joseph Martin was born in NYC on Jan. 6, 1888. Martin studied with Robert Henri at the ASL. He was active in Los Angeles in 1918-19 and a resident of Ridgefield, NJ by 1940. He died there in August 1971.
Exh: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1918 (solo); Calif. Art Club, 1919; Brooklyn Society of Min. Painters; Brooklyn Museum, 1933; NY World's Fair, 1939.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Who's Who in American Art
1940; Social Security Death Index (1940-2002).Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here