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Alexander Galt Ross, 1854-1927

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1854
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: 1927.11.03
Place of Death: 57 Holland Park, London

Life:

Alexander Galt Ross was the Secretary of The Society of Authors from 1885, and may have been one and the same as Alex G. Ross, editor of the Saturday Review.

He also was a collector and bought two lithographs by JW from the Fine Art Society in 1895, at which time he was living at 11 Upper Phillimore Gardens, London..

Bibliography:

Spink, Nesta R., The Lithographs of James McNeill Whistler, gen. eds Harriet K. Stratis and Martha Tedeschi, Chicago, 1998, p. 175.