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William MacBride, 1856-1913

Nationality: Scottish
Date of Birth: 1856
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Date of Death: 1913
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William MacBride was a Glasgow landscape painter.

Life:

MacBride was an active exhibitor, showing at the Royal Academy, Royal Scottish Academy, Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Water Colours, Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool and Manchester City Art Gallery.

MacBride was among those Glasgow painters who in 1891 appended their names to a list requesting that the Corporation of Glasgow buy Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 2: Portrait of Thomas Carlyle (YMSM 137) (#12326).

Bibliography:

Johnson, J., and A. Gruetzner, The Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940, Woodbridge, 1980.