Artist: James Murray Dacre

Date of Birth:
1807
Date of Death:
1855
Place of Death:
Dumfries
Residence in Dumfries & Galloway:

Studio at 13 Academy Street and then 84 English Street, Dumfries.

Exhibited At:

Royal Scottish Academy (1)

Bibliography:

Death notice in the Dumfries and Galloway Standard 7 March 1855.

Notes:

His Dumfries from Mountainhall was discovered by Professor Stuart of Sydney on a visit to his native town and gifted to the Burgh.  Measuring 79.5 by 112 cms it is now in the Dumfries Museum collection.  Exhibited a still life at the Royal Scottish Academy 1841.  Youngest son of David Dacre, grocer, Dumfries.

 

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