Hedley FITTON 1857 - 1929
Hedley Fitton was born in Manchester in 1857. He worked mainly in printmaking throughout his career and lived in Scotland, France and Italy. He eventually settled in Surrey and died there aged 72. The etching of Dumfries features the Devorgilla Bridge across the river Nith and it came to the collection from a Liverpool based collector in the early 1950s.