Andrew Clemens’ Death – What Happened?

Andrew Clemens

The painter Andrew Clemens passed away at age 37, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Iowa-born artist known for his elaborate sand paintings. He collected most of the sand for his artwork at Pikes Peak State Park, an Iowa park with naturally-occurring colored sand.

A childhood bout of encephalitis left him deaf; he studied in his teen years at the Iowa State School for the Deaf and Dumb.

He sold his early artwork at a local grocery store, asking five to seven dollars per painting.

How did Andrew Clemens die?

Tuberculosis caused Andrew Clemens' death in 1894.

Information about the death of Andrew Clemens
Cause of deathTuberculosis
Age of death37 years
BirthdayJanuary 29, 1857
Death dateMay 14, 1894
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A