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Wadsworth, Edward Alexanderlocked

  • Mark Glazebrook


Wadsworth, Edward Alexander (1889–1949), painter and printmaker, was born at Prospect Street, Whitcliffe, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire, on 29 October 1889, the only son of Fred Wadsworth (d. 1921), a worsted-spinning industrialist whose father, Elymas, had established both Broomfield Mill and the firm E. Wadsworth & Sons...

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