|Arthur Irwin Riley |
Arthur Irwin Riley was born in Boston, Massachusettes on September 14, 1911. Riley settled in Los Angeles in the 1930s. He was a pupil of Barse Miller. He painted many scenes of Los Angeles and Monterey, where he had a second home. From 1938-66 he painted backgrounds for Disney Studios. Riley died in Monterey, California on December 28, 1998.
Exhibited: California Watercolor Society, 1937.
Hughes, Edan M. Artists In California 1786-1940. 3rd ed. Vol. 1. Sacramento: Crocker, Art Museum, 2002. N. pag. 2 vols. Print.