Allison, Robert

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Allison, Robert

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Robert Allison, born on 3rd August 1901, attended The Glasgow School of Art at the end of the First World War taking evening classes in drawing and painting between 1918 and 1920 whilst working as a designer. After missing a year he returned for the 1921-22, 1922-23 sessions, again taking evening classes in drawing and painting. He exhibited on many occasions at the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts between 1926 and 1953, mainly watercolour landscapes.

Sources; The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts 1861-1989 Volume 1 - Roger Billcliffe


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