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Douglas F. Robinson, 1864-1929

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1864.08.12
Place of Birth: London
Date of Death: 1929
Place of Death:

Identity:

Douglas F. Robinson was a landscape, figure and marine painter.

Life:

Robinson exhibited at the Royal Academy and the Royal Society of British Artists from 1890. In Paris he exhibited his work at the Societé Nationale des Beaux Arts from 1892. JW would have known this work in Paris where Robinson seems to have resided, and may have met him there.

Bibliography:

Bénézit, E., Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 vols, Paris, 1956-61.