© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Walker Art Gallery
(b Edinburgh, 4 Apr. 1880; d London, 27 Dec. 1969). British painter and graphic artist. He trained as a lithographer and was a prolific book illustrator, but he is now best remembered for his watercolours (particularly his mildly erotic nudes), painted in a distinctive and rather flashy style.
Text source: The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists (Oxford University Press)