Russell Forester was born in Salmon, Idaho on May 21, 1920. Forester settled in La Jolla, CA in 1925. After a successful career in architecture, he retired in 1976 to devote himself to painting and sculpting, mostly geometric and abstract forms. He died in La Jolla, California on May 30, 2002.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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