Born in Ireland on January 19, 1889. By 1920 Coghlan had settled in Arizona. While based in Phoenix, he painted in Yosemite and the desert neart Palm Springs during the 1920s and 1930s. He died in Pima, AZ in April 1968.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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