John Duncan Fergusson
(1874 - 1961)
John Duncan Fergusson was active/lived in United Kingdom, France, Scotland. John Fergusson is known for painterly, fauve-like nude figure, landscape and coastal paintings.
Biography John Duncan Fergusson
John Duncan Fergusson, RBA (1874-1961)
Born just outside Edinburgh in March 1874, there was no early hint or suggestion that John Duncan Fergusson would be anything other than a traditional member of Edinburgh's middle-class society. His official education culminated at the city's medical school which, to the surprise of his family, he left after two years to enroll at the School of Art. His days as a student there were short-lived as the frustrations with an old fashioned teaching curriculum persuaded him that the only viable alternative was to establish his own studio and teach himself to paint.
Fergusson's early work consisted mainly of small oil paintings and panels, depicting local street scenes, landscapes, still lifes a
... Displaying 750 of 7718 characters.
also viewed by people who viewed John Duncan Fergusson