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Antoine Schmitt

 (1867 - 1945)
Antoine Schmitt was active/lived in California / France.  Antoine Schmitt is known for Painting; Jeweler.

Biography   Antoine Schmitt

Antoine Schmitt was born in France on Sept. 9, 1867.  Schmitt settled in San Francisco in 1888.  During 1909-12 he studied locally at the Institute of Art.  A jeweler, he painted in his leisure. In 1918 he moved across the bay to Oakland and remained until his demise on Aug. 7, 1945. 

Member:  San Francisco Art Association.  Exh:  CSFA (First 50 Years 1871-1921). 

In:  Oakland Museum (Ruins of SF City Hall). 

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Census; Death Record

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