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Alexander Carlyle Bell, ca 1824-??

Nationality: Scottish
Date of Birth: 1824 ca
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Identity:

Alexander Carlyle Bell was a landscape painter and watercolourist.

Life:

Bell was a member of the Arts Club from 1865-1896. He often painted Scottish subjects and exhibited his work at the Royal Academy and the New Watercolour Society. In 1881 he was unmarried and living at Freshwater, Hampshire, England.

Bibliography:

Wood, Christopher, Victorian Painters, 3rd ed., revised, 2 vols., Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1995; UK census 1881, from http://www.familysearch.org (accessed 2004).