John Harry Conlan was born in California in 1863. Conlan grew up in San Francisco. By 1885 he had moved to Los Angeles where he decorated homes. He died of heart failure there on June 20, 1894.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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