Lawlor was a resident of San Francisco during the 1880s and 1890s and one of the few male students of Wm Keith. Keith became jealous of his ability to copy his works and dropped him as a pupil. He was the brother of artist Lillie Lawlor.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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