Artist: Robert D Cairns

Date of Birth:
1866
Date of Death:
1944
Place of Death:
Bearsden
Residence in Dumfries & Galloway:

Crawford Villa, Dumfries from 1901

Exhibited At:

Royal Scottish Academy (1) 1905

Associates:

Jessie M King, E A Taylor, Charles Oppenheimer, E A Taylor and Chris J Fergusson

Bibliography:

His Midsteeple, Dumfries, 1915 was illustrated in Bourne Fine Art Exhibition Catalogue at McGill Duncan Gallery, Castle Douglas, 17th Annual Christmas Exhibition 1995.

 

Image of artist, Dumfries Museum 

Notes:

Played an important role with Hornel, Oppenheimer, Jessie M King, E A Taylor and Chris J Fergusson in the establishment of the Dumfries and Galloway Fine Art Society in 1922.

 

Cairns tought art at Dumfries Academy1889-1927.