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Daintrey, Adrian Maurice (1902–1988), artist and art critic, was born on 23 June 1902 at Foulsa Road, Balham, London, the youngest of the three children of Ernest Daintrey, solicitor, and his wife, Lucy Mary Blagdon. His talent for drawing was the only distinction to emerge from his schooldays at ...

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Drury, (Alfred) Paul Dalou (1903–1987), artist and teacher of art, was born on 14 October 1903 at Crescent Lodge, 2 Tressillian Crescent, Brockley, in south-east London, the elder of the two sons of (Edward) Alfred Briscoe Drury RA (1856–1944), sculptor and painter, and ...

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Walter Potter (1835–1918) by unknown photographer courtesy of the British Historical Taxidermy Society

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Potter, Walter (1835–1918), taxidermist, was born at Bramber, Sussex, on 2 July 1835 (and was baptized at Bramber on 13 September), the sixth son of James Potter (d. 1867), labourer, and his wife, Sarah (1802/3–1838). His mother died when he was young, and his father, by then employed as a publican, was remarried in 1840, to ...

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Maker: (George Claude) Leon Underwood

(George Claude) Leon Underwood (1890–1975) self-portrait, 1921 © Estate of Leon Underwood; collection National Portrait Gallery, London

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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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Wellington, Hubert Lindsay (1879–1967), artist and art teacher, was born on 14 June 1879 in Gloucester, the elder of the two sons of Caleb Joseph Wellington, the eponymous proprietor of a large printing firm in that city, and his wife, Katherine Potter. Like his father, ...