Mr. G. McGregor.
Spottiswode & Co. Ltd. Lith. London.
Chromolithograph, 380 x 255mm (15 x 10").
Gregor MacGregor (1869-1919), Scottish cricketer and rugby union player. Although he played rugby for Scotland, MacGregor played cricket for England. His club side was Middlesex, whom he captained from 1895-1907. From 'The Empire's Cricketers'. Born in Leytonstone, Essex, in 1862 to a legal family, Albert Chevalier Taylor won a scholarship to the Slade School when he was 17. His prints date from the same period as he was commissioned by Kent County Cricket Club to paint what has now become his most famous painting of 'Kent Vs. Lancashire'. In his career he exhibited 49 paintings in total at the Academy, and he was also the Honorary Secretary of the Royal British Colonial Society of Artists. Albert Chevalier Taylor died in 1928.
For 'Kent vs. Lancashire' see ref. 13469
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