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Afternoon in the Parlour
Photo credit: Glasgow Museums

Afternoon in the Parlour 1903

Francis Dodd (1874–1949)

Glasgow Museums

Draughtsman, painter and printmaker, especially of portraits, born at Holyhead, Anglesey. Studied at Glasgow School of Art under Fra Newbery and Archibald Kay, winning the Haldane Scholarship in 1893, travelling to France, Italy and later to Spain. For about 10 years from 1895 lived in Manchester, then settled in Blackheath in southeast London, which he often painted and drew. Dodd was an Official War Artist during World War I and was a trustee of the Tate Gallery, 1928–35, being elected RA in 1935.

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


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