Sir Muirhead Bone(1876-1953), Draughtsman, etcher and painter
Sitter in 9 portraits
Artist of 1 portrait
Print-maker and watercolour painter; studied architecture in Glasgow but moved to London, 1901, and became one of the best known etchers of his time, specialising in architectural subjects and landscapes; appointed first official war artist, 1916, and was later influential in the foundation of the Imperial War Museum.
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