Brian James McDonald

Cooperage owner and art collector, specialising in etchings and prints (1926 - 2012)

Brian James McDonald was the son of gallery owner William Arthur McDonald (1871 - 1947). He was born in West Kirby, Wirral and educated at St Anselms College, Birkenhead. He studied as a Civil Engineer at Liverpool University between 1944 and 1947. He entered into the family cooperage business after his father's death and was married to Angela McDonald. Like his father, Brian was a keen art collector, selling and donating various works to the Walker Art Gallery collection.
  • Gender
    Male
  • Relationship
    Previous owner
  • Nationality
    British: English
  • Born
    1926
  • Place of birth
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Merseyside: Wirral: West Kirby
  • Died
    2012
  • Place of death
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Merseyside: Wirral: West Kirby
  • Cause of death
    Natural causes
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