A St Ives exhibitor, Dr McVie used one of the Island Studios, Porthmeor Road, which were managed through the Lanham's agency. He was a retired medical doctor, who also acted as the Treasurer of STISA in 1918-19. Exhibiting his work on Show Days, he also showed with the Cornish group of artists in their Exhibition in Plymouth in 1922.
works and access
Works include: Birch Tree (1920); Felled Timber (1920); Winter Woodland (1920); Between the Showers; Dartmoor; Gurnard's Head (1920)
Lanham' s Winter Show December 1919, February 1920, March Show Day 1920, March 1920; works for London Galleries
STIAC November 1919 (Hon Treasurer)
St Ives Times 21 Nov 1919, 12 Dec 1919, 20 Feb 1920, 5 Mar 1920
Tovey (2009) St Ives (1860-1930)/A Social History