UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Frank Laing, 1852 or 1862-1907

Nationality: Scottish
Date of Birth: 1852 or 1862
Place of Birth: Tayport, Dundee
Date of Death: 1907
Place of Death:

Identity:

Frank Laing was a landscape painter and etcher.

Life:

He exhibited at the Roayl Scottish Academy, the Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts and the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers amongst others. He was elected ARE in 1892, the year he is referred to in JW's correspondence.

Bibliography:

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