Prof William Anderson (Biographical details)

Prof William Anderson (academic/intellectual; British; Male; 1842 - 1900)

Also known as

Anderson, William

Biography

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.

Bibliography

DNB
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