P. Fletcher Watson was born in Manchester, England in 1842. Watson was president of the Australian Academy of Art when he came to San Francisco in 1893. His forte was architectural subjects.
Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1893; World's Columbian Expo (Chicago), 1893.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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