Scott, William Bell
- John Batchelor
Scott, William Bell (1811–1890), poet and painter, was the son of an Edinburgh engraver, Robert Scott (1777–1841) and his wife, Ross, daughter of Robert Bell, mason. He was the younger brother of the painter and poet David Scott (1806–1849). William Bell Scott had five older brothers, but four of them had died in an epidemic in 1807, leaving ...