(1846 - 1925)
John Colin Forbes was active/lived in Quebec / Canada. John Forbes is known for Portrait painting.
Biography John Forbes
John Colin Forbes studied at the South Kensington Art School and the Royal Academy, London, before settling in New York as a portrait painter. He painted Gladstone, Campbell-Bannerman, Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, the last two of which were exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1906.
Museums and Galleries
Ottawa (Parliament Building)
Portrait of King Edward VIII
Portrait of Queen Alexandra
Toronto (Royal Canadian Academy of Arts)
Beware! I know a Maiden Fair to See. Take Care! (c.1897, oil)www.odonwagnergallery.com
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