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Harper, Charles G.

Harper, Charles G.   Reference library

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...Charles G. British , 19th – 20th century, male. Active in London. Illustrator...

Boxsius, Sylvan G.

Boxsius, Sylvan G. (1878)   Reference library

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...Sylvan G. British , 20th century, male. Born June 1878 , in London. Painter , engraver , illustrator . Portraits,...

Huang Yanghui

Huang Yanghui (1911)   Reference library

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...Huang Yanghui or Huang Yan g-hui Chinese , 20th century, male. Born 1911 , in Wuxi (Jiangsu). Painter , calligrapher . Huang Yanghui was a painter of the so-called Modern School and a renowned calligra-pher. After graduating from the National Art Academy he took up a teaching post at the Central Academy in Beijing in 1946 ....

Miller, William

Miller, William (28 May 1796)   Reference library

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...William British , 19th century, male. Born 28 May 1796 , in Edinburgh; died 20 January 1882 , in Sheffield. Watercolourist , engraver . William Miller studied under the engraver G. Cooke in London, where he lived for some years before returning to Edinburgh. He engraved mainly after Turner, was an honorary member of the Royal Scottish Academy and often showed watercolours at the society’s...

Gulland, Elisabeth

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...Elisabeth British , 19th – 20th century, female. Painter , engraver . Genre scenes. Elisabeth Gulland worked in Bushey and Edinburgh, and featured from 1886 to 1910 at the Royal Academy in London and in other exhibitions. She produced portraits engraved after Gainsborough, G. Richmond, Romney and...

Hilder, G. Howard

Hilder, G. Howard (1868)   Reference library

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...G. Howard British , 19th – 20th century, male. Born 1868 , in London. Painter , illustrator . Howard Hilder studied under William Bouguereau, Émile Jacque and Arthur (?) Perrier in Paris, and under Théophile de Bock in Amsterdam, where he became a member of the Kunst Vereeniging (art association). He was active in New...

Paterson, G.W. Lennox

Paterson, G.W. Lennox (1915)   Reference library

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...G.W. Lennox British , 20th century, male. Born 1915 ; died 1986 . Painter , engraver , illustrator . G.W. Lennox Patterson studied at Glasgow School of Art. He later taught graphic design there and was appointed Deputy Director of the school. During World War II, he made independent submissions to the War Artists Advisory Committee. He is above all remembered for his book illustrations. He also wrote two text books, Scraperboard (Dryad, 1960 ) and Making a Colour Linocut (Dryad, 1963 ). Museum and Gallery Holdings Greenock (McLean Mus. and...

Tollu, Cemal

Tollu, Cemal (1899)   Reference library

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... Turkish , 20th century, male. Born 1899 , in Istanbul; died 1968 . Painter . Cemal Tollu studied in Paris, where he associated with A. Lhote, F. Léger and Gromaire. He became a professor at the school of fine arts in Istanbul. Group Exhibitions 1946 , exhibition of Turkish art, Musée Cernuschi, Paris (with Bursa Landscape and Grape Harvesters ) Museum and Gallery Holdings Istanbul (Mimar Sinan University Museum of Painting and Sculpture): Ballerina ( 1935 ); Mother Earth ( 1956 ); Fire of Manisa ( 1968 ) Bibliography Renda, G. , et al.: A...

Pirinççioclu, Türkan Ozgüç

Pirinççioclu, Türkan Ozgüç (1932)   Reference library

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...Türkan Ozgüç Turkish , 20th century, female. Born 1932 . Painter , pastellist . Türkan Ozgüç Pirinççioglu went to work in London under P.G. Collins in 1960 . Back in Istanbul in 1968 , she worked in the studios of eminent artists. She also writes short stories. She has held solo exhibitions in Vienna, Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and elsewhere. Auction Records London, 11 Oct 1996 : Palyaço (pastel, a pair, each 19¾× 25½ ins/50 × 65 cm) GBP...

Dutton, Thomas G.

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...Thomas G. British , 19th – 20th century, male. Painter , engraver . Seascapes. Auction Records London, 17 and 18 Dec 1925 : Seascape ( 1857 , watercolour) GBP 14 New York, 10- 13 May 1944 : Boats ; Treping and Ariel , USD 125 London, 17 Feb 1983 : Anglo-American Atlantic Yacht Race of 1870 (tinted lithograph, 17¼ × 24½ ins/43.8 × 62.2 cm) GBP 380 New York, 30 Oct 1985 : Yacht of the Royal Thames Yacht Club (watercolour/pencil, 14¼ × 23¾ ins/36.4 × 60.4 cm) USD...

Walker, Bernard Eyre

Walker, Bernard Eyre (16 September 1886)   Reference library

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...Bernard Eyre British , 20th century, male. Born 16 September 1886 , in Harlow (Essex). Engraver (mezzotint) . Bernard Eyre Walker studied under G.M. Synge. He is above all known for his landscapes of the Lake District and was a member of the Lake Artists Society from 1927 to 1971 . Museum and Gallery Holdings Cambridge (Fitzwilliam Mus.): Landscape (The Foresters Belt) (etching) Glasgow (Hunterian Mus. and AG): Taynton Village ( 1922 , drypoint) Manchester (Whitworth AG): October Snow, Windermere (aquatint); Rydal Fells ...

Pearse, Alfred

Pearse, Alfred (1856)   Reference library

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...Alfred British , 19th – 20th century, male. Born 1856 ; died 1933 . Painter , draughtsman , illustrator . Alfred Pearse was active in London from 1877 . He contributed to various periodicals: Illustrated London News , Punch and the French popular literary magazine Lectures pour tous . He illustrated By England’s Aid by G.A. Henry in 1890 ; Westward with Columbus by W.Gordon-Stables in 1894 , and numerous children’s adventure books. Bibliography Osterwalder, Marcus (ed.): Dictionnaire des illustrateurs 1800-1914 , Ides et Calendes,...

Markino, Yoshio

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...He owes his reputation mainly to his watercolour portraying busy street scenes. Auction Records London, 14 Oct 1987 : Morning Cat (watercolour and pencil heightened with white, 27¾ × 20½ ins/70.5 × 52 cm) GBP 1,400 New York, 24 Feb 1994 : Pulitzer Fountain on the Square ( 1924 , watercolour and gouache/card, 20½ × 19¼ ins/51.8 × 48.6 cm) USD 6,210 London, 6 Nov 1996 : Elegant Figures in Hyde Park (watercolour heightened with white, 14¼ × 10½ ins/36.5 × 26.5 cm) GBP 10,120 Bibliography Loftie, W. J. : The Colour of London, Historic, Personal, & Local ,...

ZaÏm, Turgut

ZaÏm, Turgut (1906)   Reference library

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...Turgut Turkish , 20th century, male. Born 1906 ; died 1974 . Painter , printmaker . Genre scenes. Turgut Zaïm studied at the fine arts academy in Istanbul. He drew his inspiration from Turkish miniatures, East Asian art, popular art and the decorative motifs of Anatolian cultures. Group Exhibitions 1946 , Exposition Internationale d'Art Moderne organised by the United Nations, Musée d'Art Moderne, Paris (with Women Finishing Carpets ) 1976 , Gelisim Yayinlari, Istanbul Museum and Gallery Holdings Ankara (Resim ve Heykel Müzesi/Museum of Painting and...

Furudoi, Koji

Furudoi, Koji (1974)   Reference library

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...Koji Japanese , 20th — 21st century, male. Active in France since 1974 . Born 1947 , in Kobe. Painter , draughtsman . Koji Furudoi had his first solo exhibition in Tokyo in 1972 . Since then he has taken part in exhibitions in Europe and the USA. He had a solo exhibition, Paintings and Drawings 1970–1990 , at the Galerie d'Art International in Paris in 1990 . He develops the theme of sculptural anthromorphic volumes, painted in monochrome in a very precise and smooth manner. He also seems to have practised cloudy splatter painting drawing its...

Dawe, Philip

Dawe, Philip (c.1750)   Reference library

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... the Old and New Testaments and for Female Incubation , after J. Foldson, Chambermaid Washing Linen , Woman of Letters , Sleeping Girl , Little Spanish Beggar , Seller of Death with Rats , and Oyster Seller , after G.H. Morland. Auction Records London, 13 March 1986 : Can You Forbear Laughing (watercolour and pen, 7¾ × 6 ins/20 × 15 cm) GBP...

Stevenson, William Grant

Stevenson, William Grant (1849)   Reference library

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...William Grant British , 19th – 20th century, male. Born 1849 , in Ratho; died 6 May 1919 , in Edinburgh. Painter , sculptor , illustrator . Genre scenes, landscapes with figures, animals. Monuments. William Grant Stevenson was a member of the Royal Scottish Academy, with whom he was a regular exhibitor (notably a bronze Stag in 1894 ). He was the creator of the colossal statue of the Scottish hero William Wallace in Aberdeen. He also colloborated with his brother, David Watson Stevenson, as D. W. & G. Stevenson. Museum and Gallery Holdings...

Mansbridge, John

Mansbridge, John (1901)   Reference library

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...John British , 20th century, male. Born 1901 ; died 1981 . Painter , poster designer . Portraits. John Mansbridge designed posters for the Underground Group and London Transport from 1927 to 1935 . During World War II he worked for the Camouflage Unit and made independent submissions to the War Artists Advisory Committee. He was Head of Fine Art at Goldsmith’s College in London and a founding member of the Blackheath Art Society. Museum and Gallery Holdings London (Imperial War Mus.): An Air Gunner In A Gun-turret : Sergeant G Holmes, D.F.M . (...

Paget, Walter

Paget, Walter (1863)   Reference library

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...Walter known as Wal British , 19th – 20th century, male. Born 1863 , in London; died 1935 , in London. Draughtsman , illustrator . Wal Paget was the brother of the illustrators Henry Marriott Paget and Sidney E. Paget. He was active in London. He illustrated Arabian Nights (Nister, 1907 ); Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (Cassell, 1896 ); With Moore at Corunna by G.A. Henty (Scribner, 1927 ); the Odyssey and the Iliad by Homer; Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb (Nister, 1901 ); Children of the New Forest by Captain Frederick...

Underwood, Leon

Underwood, Leon (25 December 1890)   Reference library

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...Brook Green, W14 ( 1939 , watercolour, gouache and pencil, 21 × 30 ins/54 × 76 cm) GBP 5,500 London, 20 June 2000 : The Smugglers ( 1924 , oil over pencil on panel, 11 × 12 ins/28 × 31 cm) GBP 2,900 London, 24 Nov 2000 : Lifesection ( 1960 , brown patinated bronze, h. 24 ins/61 cm) GBP 6,500 London, 20 March 2001 : Chosen (gold patinated bronze, 20 × 8 ins/52 × 20 cm) GBP 6,000 London, 4 Dec 2001 : The Lovers (brown patinated bronze, h. 8 ins/20 cm) GBP 7,800 London, 27 Nov 2002 : Herald of a New Day ( 1951 , bronze, h. 18 ins/45 cm) GBP 5,500...

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