(1817 - 1895)
William Fisher was active/lived in United Kingdom. William Fisher is known for portrait and figure subject painting.
Biography William Fisher
William Fisher was born in Cork and showed promise as an artist from
an early age. In his youth he traveled to Italy and became a Member of
the Florentine Academy.
He moved to London in 1840 and exhibited at The
Royal Academy and The British Institution. Between 1843 and 1862, he sent
15 works to The Royal Hibernian Academy.
He painted portraits and
figure subjects. His work can be seen in The Cork Art Gallery and The
National Portrait Gallery in London.