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GIBB, Robert, the Elder (1801 - 1837), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GIBB, Robert, the Elder (1801 - 1837), Painter

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1801, in Dundee; died 1837.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes.

Robert Gibb was one of the initial members of the newly-founded Royal Scottish Academy in 1830. He specialised in painting picturesque landscapes of Scotland and England.

Reference Entry.  209 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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