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Martin V Shaff

 (1865 - 1942)
Martin V. Shaff was active/lived in California, Michigan.  Martin Shaff is known for painting.

Biography   Martin V. Shaff

Martin V. Shaff was born on a farm in Michigan on Aug. 28, 1865.  By 1900 Shaff had moved to Los Angeles and established a photography studio.  He later worked as a carpenter while painting in his leisure.  He was one of the earliest members of the Eagle Rock art colony.  He died in Placer County, CA on Dec. 12, 1942. 

Exh:  Eagle Rock Artists, 1930.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Census; Death Record.

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