Elwell Moffat (1860-1943) was a
professional artist who exhibited in Edinburgh and London.
grandson of the photographer, John Moffat}
Thank you to Richard Jackson, Edinburgh, for
telling me about a painting of a view in Edinburgh by Arthur Elwell
Moffat, sold at Lyon & Turnbull's auction in Edinburgh. The
painting is a watercolour titled 'Springtime Corstorphine'.
Richard Jackson, Edinburgh: September 13 + 14, 2009.
He became a
member of Edinburgh Photographic Society in 1880-81, giving his address
as The Avenue, Greenhill Gardens.
and Frank Pelham Moffat were the two sons of John Moffat who joined the family
business. Arthur Elwell Moffat
produced oil portraits based on his fatherís photographs