Born in Holland on May 15, 1878. Saunders settled in San Francisco in 1920. While working as a real estate broker, he painted landscapes and still lifes. He died in San Francisco on March 25, 1947. Exh: Bohemian Club, 1928; Society for Sanity in Art, CPLH, 1939-45; Calif. Statewide (Santa Cruz) 1945.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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