John MacWhirter R.A., ca.1884
From: Joseph Parkin Mayall
RA Collection: Art
MacWhirter's address in 1875 is recorded as 6, Marlborough Road. He was later to commssion a substantial house by William Flockhart (1854–1913) in the style of a Italian Renaissance palace at 1 Abbey Road, St John's Wood and it is probably [copyright form, 1883, National Archibves, Kew] that this is the house in the photograph, though Graves The Royal Academy of Arts A Complete Dictionary of Contributors and their work from its foundation in 1769 to 1904 does not give this address until 1888.
164 mm x 220 mm
Artists At Home Photographed By J.P. Mayall, And Reproduced In Facsimile By Photo-Engraving On Copper Plates. Edited, With Biographical Notices And Descriptions, By F.G. Stephens - London:: 1884. [All rights reserved.]
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