Born in Memphis, TN on Sept. 16, 1912. LaGrille grew up on the Monterey Peninsula. In the late 1930s he settled in San Francisco Working in all media, his subjects are diverse. He died in San Francisco on March 29, 1995. Exh: Carmel AA, 1936 (solo); Seattle Museum, 1940; NW PM, 1940. In: Mayor's Office (Monterey).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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