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Walter Shirlaw  American  1838 -1909
Born: Paisley,  Scotland 
Died: Madrid,  Spain 
Active: New York, New York  
Chicago, Illinois  
Munich,  Germany 1870-1877
Addresses:  Hoboken, New Jersey   
 New York , New York  1877-on 
 Chicago, Illinois  1865-1870 
 Munich,  Germany 1870-1877 
Studied: Munich 1870-1877
Instructors: Karl Wagner 
Wilhelm von Lindenschmit 
Exhibited: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1861-1905
Centennial Exhibition 1876 Philadelphia 
National Academy of Design 1861-1899, 1903-1910
Boston Art Club 1876-1906
Brooklyn Art Association 1877-1880, 1885, 1892, 1912
New York Etching Club 1883
Art Institute of Chicago 1888-1908
Paris Exposition 1889
World's Columbian Exposition 1893
Pan American Exposition 1901
St. Louis Exposition 1904
Pan American Exposition 1907-1908
Examples of Work: Art Institute of Chicago 
Indianapolis Museum of Art 
Library of Congress, Washington, DC 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 
National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC 
St. Louis Art Museum 
Specialty: Painter
Subjects Known For: Genre
Memberships: Society of American Artists 
National Academy of Design ANA 1887; NA 1888
Salmagundi Club, New York 1879
Century Association 
American Watercolor Society 
Artists Aid Society 
Teaching Positions: Art Students League, New York City 1877 -
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