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John A. Galbraith, fl. 1888-1922

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John A. Galbraith was a shipowner.

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Galbraith was admitted as a lay member of Glasgow Art Club on 28 February 1888, and resigned on 28 October 1922. He was among those Glasgow painters who in 1891 appended their names to a list requesting that the Corporation of Glasgow buy JW's Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 2: Portrait of Thomas Carlyle (YMSM 137) (#12326). His address was 153 Vincent Place, Glasgow.

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Records of Glasgow Art Club.