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Pettie, John (1839–1893), painter

Ray McKenzie

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198604761
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Pettie, John (1839–1893), painter

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Pettie, John (1839–1893), painter, was born in Edinburgh on 17 March 1839, the eldest of the three sons and two daughters of Alexander Pettie, a prosperous shopkeeper, and his wife, Alison Frier. At the age of thirteen he moved with his family to ...

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Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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