Walter Shirlaw

(1838 - 1909)
Walter Shirlaw was a Scottish-American artist.

Shirlaw was born in Paisley, Scotland, and moved to the United States with his parents in 1840. He worked as a bank-note engraver, and his work was first exhibited at the National Academy in 1861.

He was elected an academician of the Chicago Academy of Design in 1868. Among his pupils there was Frede...
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