The Exhibition of The Royal Scottish Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. Works in Watercolour and Sculpture by Living Artists, 1885
End Date: 1885
Policy: To encourage the practice of the Fine Arts in Scotland by showing to the public representative collections of works mainly from Scottish artists of the time.
In addition to the Annual Exhibitions the Academy occasionally placed on view, at another season of the year, memorial collections of the works of eminent artists recently deceased, or special exhibitions, such as this one, of the works of living artists.
For further information on the history of the RSA see Frank Rinder & W. D. McKay, The Royal Scottish Academy, 1826-1916 (Glasgow: University Press, 1917).
See also http://www.royalscottishacademy.org/pages/menu_page.asp/
Exhibition included William Forrest, Esq., HRSA
Exhibition included Rob Roy
Exhibition included The late Rev. Mr Davidson
Exhibition included Anna
Exhibition included Thomas Carlyle
Organizing Institution or Venue
Organized by The Royal Scottish Academy
Exhibitors included Thomas Stuart Burnett
Citing this record
'The Exhibition of The Royal Scottish Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. Works in Watercolour and Sculpture by Living Artists, 1885', Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851-1951, University of Glasgow History of Art and HATII, online database 2011 [http://sculpture.gla.ac.uk/view/event.php?id=msib6_1204539898, accessed 25 Mar 2017]