Born in Glasgow, Scotland on July 26, 1875, Findlay studied at the Glasgow School of Art and in Paris at Académie Julian under Laurens. He came to the U.S. in 1924 and lived in Canton, Ohio where he painted murals in the Onesto Hotel.
In 1936 he relocated to Los Angeles and remained until his death on Sept. 24, 1960.
Exh: Society for Sanity in Art, California Palace Legion of Honor, 1940; Beverly Hills Womans Club, 1941; Ebell Club (LA), 1941 (1st prize). Murals: Onesto Hotel (Canton, Ohio).Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here