The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Brother of the preceding, born at Barley Mill; distinguished himself in his art studies at Edinburgh; went to London, where his pictures of Scottish life won him a foremost place among those of his contemporaries; was elected R.A. in 1864 and honorary member of the Vienna Royal Academy; b . 1826.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Faed, Thomas'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/f/faed-thomas.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.