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James Guthrie
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Born in Greenock, Glasgow
Born on 10th of June 1859
Died on 6th of September 1930

Born 1859. Died 1930 - Scottish painter.

Abandoned law to become an artist. Best known works include A Hind's Daughter (1883) and Schoolmates. Later in career he became known for portraiture.

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