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William Patten

 (born 1820)
William H. Patten was active/lived in California, Massachusetts.  William Patten is known for statuettes.

Biography   William Patten


Born in Massachusetts in 1820.  Patten arrived with the Gold Rush in the early 1850s and was still in San Francisco in 1860 as the proprietor of a liquor store. 

Exh:  Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1857 (statuettes & model of yacht). 

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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