Born in Iowa on April 10, 1893. "Cy" Young moved to California in 1910. He settled in Los Angeles in 1930 and worked as a surgical nurse while painting in his leisure. He became a competent landscape painter before his death in Los Angeles on Feb. 17, 1970. Exh: Egan Art Gallery (LA), 1933; Businessmen's Club of LA, 1936.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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