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Michael von Meyer
Nationality: 
russian
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1894
Birth Place: 
Odessa, Russia
Death Date: 
1984
Death Place: 
San Francisco, CA
Sculptor. Bord in Odessa, Russia on June 10, 1894. Von Meyer settled in San Francisco in the early 1920s and studied at the CSFA. During the 1940s he taught at the CCAC. He died in SF at Laguna Honda Hospital on Nov. 24, 1984. Member: SFAA, 1926. Works held: UC Medical Center, SF; SFMA; CPLH; Fleishhacker Playground, SF (garden decoration); Beach Chalet, SF (stair railing); House Office Bldg., Washington; Santa Clara (CA) Post Office. Hughes, Artists in California