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MACGREGOR, William York (1855 - 1923), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MACGREGOR, William York (1855 - 1923), Painter, watercolourist

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 14 October 1855, in Finnart (Dumbartonshire); died 28 September 1923, in Oban.

Painter, watercolourist. Landscapes, harbour scenes, fruit.

Glasgow School (The Glasgow Boys).

William York MacGregor was the son of a prosperous shipbuilder who died when he was three years old. He attended the Western Academy in Glasgow where he met James Paterson with whom he went

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