William John Harrison was born in England on May 7, 1883. By the 1930s Harrison had settled in Los Angeles. He was an advertising executive who painted in his leisure.
His work includes portraits, figure studies, and landscapes with sycamores. He died there on October 9, 1958.
Exh: Businessmen's Art Club of LA, 1936; Pasadena Arts & Crafts, 1941.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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