Hall of Fame/ The Arts – Sir James Guthrie

The Arts

Sir James Guthrie

Artist & Leading Light of the ‘Glasgow Boys’ movement
Sir James Guthrie was born on June 10, 1859 in Greenock, Guthrie, he was the youngest child of the Rev. John Guthrie, D.D., Evangelical minister of the Evangelical Union church, by his wife, Ann, daughter of Thomas Orr. Guthrie originally enrolled at Glasgow University to study law, but abandoned this in favour of painting in 1877..

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