Artist: Robert Hannah

Date of Birth:
1812
Date of Death:
1909
Residence in Dumfries & Galloway:

Born in Creetown.

Exhibited At:

Royal Academy; Two exhibits at Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts, 1863

Mentors:

May have been influenced by John Faed.

Notes:

His Astronomy is in the Stewartry Museum collection.  His Refreshing the Weary, previously thought to by John Faed, was bequeathed anonymously to York Art Gallery, 1970.  SNPG file contains reference to the painting in Kelvingrove Art Gallery, Glasgow of the Countess of Nithsdale petitioning George I on behalf of her husband.

 

Painted Dickens reading, Dickens Museum, 48 Doughty Street, London.

 

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