Born in Utah on December 18, 1893. By 1930 Harris had settled in Los Angeles. A wealthy oil producer, his hobby was painting landscapes of the rolling hills of California, floral still lifes, and views of the Arroyo Seco. He died there on September 9, 1976. Exhibited: Businessmen's Art Club of Los Angeles, 1936-58.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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