Biography: Armin Hansen Armin Hansen (1886 - 1957) Born in San Francisco, CA on Oct. 23, 1886, received his first art instruction from his father, Herman, the famous painter of the old West and frontier life. The younger Hansen later studied at the Mark Hopkins Institute under Arthur Mathews during 1903-06...... read more


An early California oil painting by Armin Carl Hansen, titled Self Portrait with Palette, 1914