Prof William Anderson (Biographical details)
Prof William Anderson (academic/intellectual; British; Male; 1842 - 1900)
Also known as
13 Welbeck Street, London
FRCS Eng, LRCP Lond; Director of the Naval Medical College, Tokyo 1873-1880. His collection of more than 2,000 Japanese and Chinese paintings was purchased by the Museum in 1881-2.
W. Anderson, "A Descriptive and Historical Catalogue of a Collection of Japanese and Chinese Paintings in the British Museum" (1886)
Murakado Noriko, "19 seiki-matsu ni okeru 'Nihon bijutsushi' shiryo shushu no nettowaaku: Wiriamu Andaason kyuzo wakan-seki o chushin ni", Kajima bijutsu kenkyu, no. 27 (Nov. 2010), pp. 226-236