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Franz Bachelin

 (1895 - 1980)
Franz Nicholas Bachelin was active/lived in California / Germany.  Franz Bachelin is known for painting, movie art director.

Franz Bachelin

Franz Nicholas Bachelin was born in Germany on Nov. 10, 1895.  Bachelin worked for for 36 years as an art director for various studios in Hollywood.  He was nominated for an Academy Award for "Journey to the Center of the Earth."  He died in Los Angeles on May 25, 1980. 

Exh:  Santa Monica Public Library, 1933.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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About  Franz Bachelin

Born:  1895 - Germany
Died:   1980 - Pacific Palisades, California
Known for:  painting, movie art director