Rodney Xavier Meyers was born in Texas on Oct. 14, 1883. Meyers moved to Los Angeles in 1930. After establishing a picture framing shop, he made painting forays into the Sierra and desert near Palm Springs. He died in Los Angeles on Jan. 18, 1955.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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