British & Continental Art
September 11 — 16, 2021
Auction begins to close at 2:00 pm ET
William Collins (1788-1847)
Lyon & Turnbull, Edinburgh, 1 Dec. 2010, Lot 34;
Estate of W.A. Ross MacFadden, Toronto
From an early age, William Collins was an informal pupil of George Morland, one of Mr. Ross MacFadden’s favourite artists. In 1822, Collins married Harriet Geddes, the sister of the portrait painter Margaret Sarah Carpenter (see lots 42 and 46 from an Estate Collection in Montreal, PQ).