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Roberto Vallangca

 (1907 - 1979)
Roberto V. Vallangca was active/lived in California.  Roberto Vallangca is known for landscape, streets, portrait, mural.

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Roberto Vallangca


The following, courtesy of Jeff Garcia, is from Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"

1907-1979. Painer. Born in Lapog, Phillipines on June 17, 1907. Artistically inclined at an early age, Vallangca began sketching the rice fields, birds, trees as a child of seven. After moving to California in 1927, he studied at the CCAC, and under Bufano, John Garth, and Diego Rivera. During the 1930's he worked as a freelance artist, began exhibiting locally, and contributed murals to the GGIE of 1939. in 1945, he obtained a license to practice as a chiropractor and while working in this capacity, painted as a hobby. His work includes portraits, landscapes, and street scenes from San Francisco. Dr. Vallangca died in SF on June 9, 1979.   ...  Displaying 750 of 778 characters.



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About  Roberto Vallangca

Born:  1907 - Lapog, Phillipines
Died:   1979 - San Francisco, California
Known for:  landscape, streets, portrait, mural