Born in Sacramento, CA on Dec. 16, 1857. Following graduation from the medical school at Bellevue (NY) College, Dr. Redding established a medical practice in San Francisco in the 1880s. In his leisure he painted and was active in the local art world. He died in San Francisco on Aug. 8, 1910.
Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1875-79; San Francisco Art Association, 1891; Calif. Midwinter Int'l Expo, 1894 (still life).
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
SF Chronicle, 8-9-1910 (obit). Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here