Born on July 31, 1884. Coles was a resident of Pasadena and Laguna Beach in the 1930s. He died in New York in January 1971. Exh: Calif. WC Society, 1932-36; San Francisco Art Association, 1932; Calif. Art Club, 1932; Laguna Beach AA, 1933; Gardena (CA) High School, 1933; Oakland Art Gallery, 1934; SFMA Inaugural, 1935;. In: San Diego Museum.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Index of Artists Supplement
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