Born in England in January 1871. Tebbs studied art in Glasgow. By the 1890s he had moved to California and was an illustrator for Overland magazine before joining the San Franciso Examiner. He was a resident of San Francisco until at least 1902. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1894-96; Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1897.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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