1849 – He was born in London.
1976 – Gerard Baldwin Brown was educated at Uppingham School and Oriel College, Oxford.
1880-1930 – He was appointed to the recently-created Watson-Gordon Chair of Fine Art in the University of Edinburgh and held it until he retired.
– Baldwin Brown espoused the cause, just as he supported the cause of university education for women; he lectured extensively to the Edinburgh Association for the University Education of Women.
1932 – Gerard Baldwin Brown