Born in Denmark on April 29, 1865. Hansen was a resident of San Francisco by 1911. He was active there until 1921 when he moved across the bay to San Leandro where he remained until his death on Sept. 11, 1949. He had been a long-time employee of the Victor Portrait Company.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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