William Fettes Douglas

(1822 - 1891)
Sir William Fettes Douglas was a Scottish painter and art connoisseur, rising to be President of the Royal Scottish Academy.

He was born on 12 March 1822 at 26 Rankeillor Street in Edinburgh's South Side, the eldest son of James Douglas, a banker in the Commercial Bank of Scotland and his wife, Martha Brook, grand-niece of Sir William Fettes, bart...
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