Artist: William Simson

Date of Birth:
1800
Date of Death:
1847
Place of Death:
London
Exhibited At:

Royal Academy; Royal Scottish Academy

Bibliography:

Scottish Painting Past and Present 1620-1908, James L Caw, Kingsmead Reprints, 1975

Notes:

Painter in oil of landscapes, portraits, sporting subjects and historical genre. His Solway Moss Evening is in the National Gallery of Scotland. Caw considered it "by far his finest work" (see bibliography).