Born in California on Feb. 19, 1865. Taylor had settled in San Francisco by 1880. He studied at the School of Design and continued in Paris at Académie Julian for two years. He returned to San Francisco ill and died on Dec. 28, 1890. Exh: Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1880-82.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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