Born in Pennsylvania on July 17, 1901. Patrick began his art studies in Philadelphia at night while working in the steel mills. By 1925 he had moved to Los Angeles and enrolled at the Otis Art Institute. He was then a staff artist at the Los Angeles Times for over 40 years. His book illustrations won many awards. Patrick died in Los Angeles on May 31, 1987.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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