Edward Alexander Wadsworth  (British, 1889-1949) 


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Edward Alexander Wadsworth, Semaphore


Edward Alexander Wadsworth
Trinity House
Edward Alexander Wadsworth, Quiet Outlook / Seaweed & Lighthouse


Edward Alexander Wadsworth
Quiet Outlook / Seaweed & Lighthouse

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Edward Alexander Wadsworth, Triangles


Edward Alexander Wadsworth

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Edward Alexander Wadsworth, Octopus


Edward Alexander Wadsworth

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Edward Alexander Wadsworth, Dock Scene


Edward Alexander Wadsworth
Dock Scene, 1918


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Edward Alexander Wadsworth, Blast Furnaces 2


Edward Alexander Wadsworth
Blast Furnaces 2, 1921
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Edward Alexander Wadsworth, Portrait of Rupert Doone


Edward Alexander Wadsworth
Portrait of Rupert Doone
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1906 - 1907   Studied engineering in Munich and attended evening classes at a Munich art school
1908 - 1912   Returned to England and studied briefly at Bradford Art School, and then won a scholarship to the Slade School
1913   Work was included in the second Post-Impressionist Exhibition at the Grafton Gallery and joined Roger Fry’s newly founded Omega Workshops
1914   Founder-member of the London Group, exhibited with the Allied Artists’ Association, and was a signatory, with Wyndham Lewis, to the Vorticist Manifesto
1915   Contributed to Blast and exhibited with the Vorticists
1919   Produced a large painting, Dazzle-Ships in Dry Dock at Liverpool, now in the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa
1919   First one-man exhibition, at the Adelphi Gallery, of drawings and woodcuts
1920   Exhibited his Black Country series, which concentrated on industrial subjects, at the Leicester Galleries, and in the same year exhibited with Group X
1930   Became a member of Unit One and Abstraction-Création
1944   Elected an Associate of the Royal Academy
1951   Memorial Exhibition of his work was held at the Tate Gallery