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FERGUSSON, John Duncan (1874 - 1961), Painter, watercolourist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FERGUSSON, John Duncan (1874 - 1961), Painter, watercolourist, sculptor

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 9 March 1874, in Leith (Edinburgh); died 30 January 1961, in Glasgow.

Painter, watercolourist, sculptor. Figures, nudes, portraits, landscapes with figures, still-lifes.

Scottish Colourists.

After studying medicine at Edinburgh University, John Fergusson decided to follow a career as a surgeon in the Royal Navy. However, he failed the competitive selection process

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