(1887 - 1965)
Hermann Rosse was active/lived in Illinois, California. Hermann Rosse is known for illustrator, mural, painter.
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Born in The Hague, Holland on Jan. 1, 1887. Rosse studied at the Royal College of Art in London. After arriving in California in 1913, he graduated from Stanford University. In 1918 he joined the staff at the AIC as head of the department of design. By 1940 he was dividing his time between Pomona, NY and The Hague where he was affiliated with Delft University. He died in April 1965. Exh: PPIE, 1915 (medal of honor); San Francisco Art Association, 1917-18. In: Victoria & Albert Museum (London); Salt Lake City Orpheum (mural).
Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Who's Who in American Art
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