Murray, Charles Fairfax or Fairfax
British, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born c. 1849; died 1919, in London.
Painter, watercolourist, art dealer, collector. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.
Charles Fairfax Murray was a pupil of Dante Gabriel Rossetti. He worked as a studio assistant to Burne-Jones and was later sent to Italy to make copies of Old Masters for Ruskin. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and the Grosvenor Gallery from 1867 onward. He was also an art collector....