Born in Fresno, CA on Nov. 29, 1884. Hansen studied at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute. In 1912 he established a home in Oakland while working as an artist in San Francisco. He died in Oakland on Feb. 15, 1940.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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