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Walter Edwin Sommer

 (1895 - 1956)
Walter Edwin Sommer was active/lived in California, Ohio.  Walter Sommer is known for painting.

Biography   Walter Edwin Sommer

Born in Ohio on Feb. 10, 1895.  Sommer had a commercial art studio in Chicago in 1920.  By 1930 he had settled in Los Angeles where he was a salesman for a lithography firm and painted in his leisure.  He died there on Jan. 16, 1956. 

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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