Item NMC/0167 - Old cottage, Balmoral, Scotland

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Old cottage, Balmoral, Scotland


  • 1870 (Creation)

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Study of two old cottages.

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Born Dundee; died 15 May. Landscape and marine painter. Apprenticed to an architect then studied art in Edinburgh, moving to London early in his career. Exhibited at the principal London galleries from 1876. Member of the London Sketch Club and the Hogarth Club. Lived London and Puckeridge, Hertfordshire. Painted in France, Holland, Spain and the Canaries and Africa.

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pencil on paper. Inscribed: Old Cottage, Balmoral 12 August 1870

Dimensions: 136 x 185 mm

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