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Brodie, William

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Brodie, William

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 22 January 1815, in Banff; died 30 October 1881, in Edinburgh.


William Brodie appeared not to have received any art training. He worked as a plumber in Aberdeen but spent his spare time painting and modelling portraits and figures. He settled in Edinburgh c. ...

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Subjects: Sculpture and Carving ; 19th-Century Art

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