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Johnstone, George Whitton

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00095365
Johnstone, George Whitton

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 3 May 1849, in Glamis (Angus), Scotland; died 22 October 1901, in Edinburgh.

Painter, watercolourist. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

George Whitton Johnstone worked initially as a cabinet maker; however, his serious interest in drawing led to his enrolling at the Royal Scottish Academy. Beginning in ...

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Subjects: Painting ; Religious Art ; Christian Art ; 19th-Century Art

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