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Colonel G. N. Dyer, CBE, DSO
Photo credit: Royal Army Physical Training Corps Museum

Colonel G. N. Dyer, CBE, DSO

William Ramsden Brealey (1889–1949)

Royal Army Physical Training Corps Museum
Portrait painter in oil, born in Sheffield where he studied at the School of Art, then Royal College of Art. Exhibited RA, RBA especially, ROI, RSA and Paris Salon, where he gained an Hon. Mention in 1925. The Ministry of Information bought his picture The Gas Mask during World War II. Lived in London.

Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)


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