Augusto Bissiri was born in Seui, Sardinia on Sept. 10, 1879. Bissiri settled in Los Angeles about 1914. For 27 years he worked for Chrysons, a Christmas card manufacturer. His work was on the cover of California Motoring in 1926. He died in Los Angeles on Feb. 25, 1968.
Member: Commercial Artists of So. Calif.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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