Goldmark Gallery

Augustus Edwin John

(British, 1878–1961)

dorelia, gwen salmond and euphemia lamb by augustus edwin john

Augustus Edwin John

Dorelia, Gwen Salmond and Euphemia Lamb

4,500 GBP

Biography

Timeline

1878
Born in Wales
1894 - 1898
Studied at the Slade School, where he was a star pupil, winning great renown for his superb draughtsmanship
1898
Won the Summer Composition Prize
1901 - 1904
Professor of Painting at Liverpool University
1903
Member of the New English Art Club
1905 - 1914
Travelled widely in France, Holland and Belgium
1921
Associate of the Royal Academy
1928 - 1938
Elected a Royal Academician (re-elected in 1940)
1940
Member of the London Group
Retrospective exhibition of his drawings held at the National Gallery in London