AB, Harvard University, 1905; postgraduate, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1907-1909; studies with John Johansen, summers 1910, 11; studies with Bertha E. Jaques.
With, Pond & Pond, Chicago, 1905; printer's devil, Blakely Printing Company, Chicago, 1905.
Private Field Artillery, United States Army, 1918-1919. Member Wine and Food Society, Gypsy Lore Society.
Married Leila Love Brown, September 27, 1920 (divorced).