Artist: Henry Raeburn Dobson

Date of Birth:
1901
Date of Death:
1985
Place of Death:
Edinburgh
Education:

Studied for one year at Edinburgh College of Art

Professional Bodies:

Associate of the Royal Cambrian Academy 1921, Member of the Royal Cambrian Academy 1930

Exhibited At:

Exhibited Royal Scottish Academy

Bibliography:

The Life and Work of Henry Raeburn Dobson 1901 to 1985, Eric Cabris, British Art Journal, Volume IX, Number 3, 2009.

Notes:

Henry Raeburn Dobson was the youngest son of Henry John Dobson.  At the end of the 1920s he left Edinburgh to pursue his career as a portrait painter in London where his brother Cowan was already an established portrait painter.  Following service in World War 2 Raeburn Dobson returned to live and work in Edinburgh.  He was also a frequent visitor to Brussels where he also painted many portraits.