William Harring was born in Prussia in 1812. Harring worked in Boston for the Louis Prang Company before settling in San Francisco. He worked there as an oleographer at the Bosqui Printing Company from the 1870s until his death in 1894.
Exhibited: San Francisco Art Ass'n, 1880-83; Mechanics' Institute (SF), 1880, 1890; California State Fair, 1881.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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