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BARR, William (1867 - 1933), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARR, William (1867 - 1933), Painter, illustrator

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in USA from 1915.

Born 26 April 1867, in Glasgow, Scotland; died 25 February 1933, in San Francisco.

Painter, illustrator. Figures, animals, landscapes with figures.

William Barr studied at Glasgow School of Art from 1895 to 1898, at South Kensington in London, and at the Académie Julian in Paris. He taught at Paisley School of Art for ten

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