Born in California in 1874. Hansen was a cashier at the Southern Pacific Railway. He painted in his leisure and was a pupil and painting partner of Lorenzo P. Latimer. He died of heart failure in Alameda, CA on Nov. 22, 1924. Member: Bohemian Club; Olympic Club.
Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1908-13.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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