Born in Mexico on April 3, 1888. Espino appears to have settled in Los Angeles about 1916. Except for the years 1920-21 when he was in San Francisco, he was a resident of Los Angeles until his death on Feb. 8, 1954. His seascapes were often done with a palette knife.
Exh: Professional Artists of LA, 1924.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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