Born in Los Angeles, CA on Oct. 3, 1913. Atkinson studied at the Chouinard Art Institute under Merill Gage. Exh: Ebell Salon (LA), 1931; Biltmore Gallery (LA), 1933-37; Painters & Sculptors of LA, 1936-38; LACMA, 1936 (1st prize). In: Santa Barbara Post Office (six bas-reliefs).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Who's Who in American Art
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