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date: 31 March 2020

Underwood, (George Claude) Leonlocked

  • Ben Whitworth


Underwood, (George Claude) Leon (1890–1975), artist and art teacher, was born on 25 December 1890 at 145 Percy Road, Shepherd's Bush, London, the eldest of three children (all sons) of (Theodore) George Black Underwood (1852-1941), fine art dealer, and his wife, Rose Ellen Cornelius (1863-1941)...

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Hulton|Archive, Getty Images, London
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
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National Portrait Gallery, London
Courtauld Institute of Art, London