Born in Wooster, MA on Jan. 12, 1885. Allen settled in Pasadena in 1919. While working as an electrical engineer with the Pacific Electric Railway, he painted and sculpted in his leisure. He died in Los Angeles on July 15, 1947. Exh: Artists Fiesta (LA), 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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