Lindsay was know as a landscape and animal painter, although he was also known to have done portraits. He resided in Cincinnati, OH and was active from 1860 on.
He studied in Dusseldorf in the 1860s.
Lindsay exhibited at the Cincinnati Industrial Exposition (1870-1883), Pogue’s (1875), and the Art Institue of Chicago (1896).
His works are in the collection of the Cincinnati Art Museum.
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