Born in Stockton, CA on March 7, 1904. Elliott was educated at the University of Oregon and the CSFA. By 1926 he was working in San Francisco for the printing firm Taylor & Taylor. In 1946 he purchased the firm and ran it until 1961. In his leisure he painted landscapes and seascapes. Elliott died in Greenbrae, CA on Jan. 6, 1977. Member: Family Club (SF). Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1939; San Francisco Art Association, 1941.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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