HENRY JOHN DOBSON- ARCA RSW-1858-1928
Oil by renowned Scottish artist Henry John Dobson, 'Adam Mercer and the Starling' (Doctor McLeod's Story) - signed and dated.
Henry John Dobson trained at the School of Design and the Royal Institution in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Represented: Stranraer Museum, Stewartry Museum, Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, Scottish Portrait Gallery, Parliamentary Art Collection, Bradford Industrial Museum.
His full-length portrait by his son David Cowan Dobson (1898-1980) is held by the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. He died on 5 July 1928 and is buried at Liberton Cemetery, Edinburgh