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Lester Cornish

 (1859 - 1917)
Lester Warren Cornish was active/lived in California, Massachusetts.  Lester Cornish is known for Painting.

Biography   Lester Cornish


Lester Warren Cornish was born in Massachusetts on April 26, 1859.  A major in the U.S. Army, while stationed on the Monterey Peninsula, Cornish studied at the San Francisco Institute of Art in 1911-12.  He died of myocarditis in Pacific Grove, CA on Oct. 10, 1917.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
SF Examiner, 10-13-1917 (obit)



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