Born in Los Angeles, CA on July 11, 1889. Fontaine settled in Oakland in 1926. While working as a draftsman at the local army base, he painted in his leisure. He died in Oakland, CA on Oct. 15, 1956. He was the son of artist Elma Fontaine.
Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1932.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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