james archer rsa (1823-1904)

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Born in Edinburgh in 1823, Archer entered the life school at the Royal Scottish Academy in 1840,until 1852. He first exhibited at the Scottish Academy in 1842 with the work The Child St John in the Wilderness, and became an Academician in 1858. His work typically consisted of scenes taken from literature or legend popular at the time, such as Shakespeare or King Arthur, featuring sumptuously d...

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