Artist: William Leighton Leitch

Date of Birth:
1804
Date of Death:
1883
Place of Death:
London
Education:

Took lessons with Copley Fielding and gained experience in Italy.

Professional Bodies:

RI 1862

Exhibited At:

Royal Scottish Academy

Associates:

David Roberts, Clarkson Stanfield

Notes:

Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour, Associate, 1862; Member 1862.   Brother of Richard Principal Leitch. 

Dundrennan Abbey at McGill Duncan Gallery, Castle Douglas, December 2004. 

Believed in working on the spot, attempting to capture a specific atmospheric effect.

Teacher to the Royal Family.

Associate of David Roberts and Clarkson Stanfield.