Frederic Severne Mackenna
(1902 - 1997)
Frederic Mackenna is known for landscape painting.
Biography Frederic Severne Mackenna
Born in Kent of an old Galloway family, MacKenna enjoyed a successful medical career whilst also building a remarkable collection of English porcelain. He became a leading and respected authority on the subject. Sold his collection in 1957 and moved to Dun Alasdair, Tarbert. Bought a yacht and spent much of the next 20 years exploring the Scottish coast whilst painting watercolours along the way.