Born in Germany on June 6, 1906. Kley came to California with his family in 1911. In 1928 he settled in San Francisco where he studied art and soon became active in the local art scene. He died there on April 11, 1971. Exh: SFAA, 1936-37.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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