Monnington, Sir (Walter) Thomas
- Judy Egerton
Monnington, Sir (Walter) Thomas (1902–1976), painter, was born in Westminster, London, on 2 October 1902, the younger son of Walter Monnington, barrister, and his wife, Catherine Brown. He grew up in Sussex, where he attended Brunswick School, Haywards Heath, but developed heart trouble at the age of twelve. Invalided for a year, he set himself to draw and paint. Later he spent eighteen months at a farm school near ...