Norman Wilkinson CBE aka Norman L. Wilkinson (24 November 1878 – 31 May 1971) was a British artist who usually worked in oils, watercolors and drypoint. He was primarily a marine painter, but he was also an illustrator, poster artist, and wartime camoufleur. Wilkinson developed and led the use of a widely used disruptive coloration in […]
(1868 – 1954) A renowned British artist and illustrator.
(1829 – 1901) Born in Bolton, Lancashire, England, the son of Thomas Moran and Mary Higson, home handloom weavers. In 1845 Thomas Moran, Sr., moved the family to Kensington, Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia. After briefly trying other occupations, including carpentry and house painting, Edward Moran returned to the textile industry, not as a weaver but tending […]
English painter of landscape and occasional portraits and figure studies. He was a leading figure in the Impressionist movement in Britain. The son of a painter, Philip Steer (d. 1871), Philip Wilson joined the Department of Coins and Medals at the British Museum in 1875 but found the demands of the Civil Service examination too […]
Montague Dawson (British, 1895–1973) was a renowned painter who is widely viewed as one of the best sea painters of the 20th-century. Dawson was born in Chiswick, London, and spent much of his childhood studying ships on the Southampton Water.