Artist: Edwin Alexander

Date of Birth:
1870
Date of Death:
1926
Place of Death:
Musselburgh
Relatives:
Related by marriage to Alexander Roche and William
Residence in Dumfries & Galloway:

Rented studio at 21 High street, Kirkcudbright, 1903 from Mrs Hornell.

Education:

Royal Scottish Academy Schools; Paris.

Professional Bodies:

Royal Scottish Academy

Exhibited At:

Royal Academy; Royal Scottish Academy; Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts; Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours; RSW; Aberdeen Artists’ Society

Bibliography:

Studio, Volume 53, 1911, pp90-100. Studio, Volume 45, 1909, p116.

Notes:

 

In 1904 Edwin Alexander married and settled in Edinburgh, continuing to paint birds, animals, flowers and some landscapes in Kirkcudbright and the Western Isles.

 

The artist image shows Edwin Alexander on the left, sailing with Robert Burns on W C Crawford’s yacht.