Born in Ohio on Nov. 28, 1867. Gaensslen settled in Los Angeles in 1910. A self-taught painter, his work includes landscapes of southern California. He died in Los Angeles on Dec. 27, 1949. Exh: Marzon Studio (LA), 1926; Wilshire Gallery (LA), 1927; Bradley Gallery (LA), 1938.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Southern California Artists
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