Hugh Blyth Millar was born in Scotland on April 1, 1862. Millar was well known in English art circles when he moved to San Francisco in 1911. He died there of heart failure on March 30, 1915. His rare paintings include landscapes and dog subjects.
Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1912.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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