Full name: Philip Krenker Kran Paval
Born: April 20, 1899 in NykÃ¸bing Falster, Guldborgsund, SjÃ¦lland, Denmark
Died: March 1, 1971 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Sport: Art Competitions
Danish painter and sculptor Philip Kran Paval immigrated to America in 1919, where he worked as a merchant seaman in New York. In the 1920s he moved to Los Angeles where he established a silversmith shop. He settled in Hollywood where he maintained a studio as a gathering place for artists, Bohemians, actors and writers. Kran Paval became well known for his silver and gold sculptures as well as his portraits of Hollywood celebrities. From 1953-56 he was President of the California Art Club.
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