Born in San Francisco, CA on Feb. 11, 1914. Rivers was educated at UC Berkeley and studied painting locally with George Demont Otis during the 1930s. He lived in Larkspur, CA until his demise on Dec. 21, 1999. He was a descendant of Anton Graff, the 18th-century German painter. Exh: Society for Sanity in Art, CPLH, 1945; Marin Society of Artists.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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