William Alister MacDonald (1860-1956) - Tunis
Watercolour. Signed & dated 1912. 7" x 10 1/2"
Watercolour painter of landscape, coastal and river scenes, including many views of London, where he lived. The son of a Scottish Free Church Minister, he exhibited in London from 1892 - 1936. He married Lucy Winifred Cary (the daughter of the artist William H. Cary) herself an artist of miniatures and a manageress of the Arlington Galleries in Bond Street, where he held two exhibitions. He traveled widely, particularly in the South Pacific, living at one time in Gaugin’s house in Tahiti.
Exhibited : RA & SS (RBA)