A. R. Middleton TODD b. 1891
Painter and etcher of figure subjects and portraits. Born 26 October 1891 at Newlyn, Cornwall, son of the painter Ralph Todd. Studied under his father and Stanhope Forbes at the Central School and at the Slade School 1920–1. Served in the Army Service Corps as a driver 1914–18. Member of the R.W.S. 1937; A.R.A. 1939; R.A. 1949; N.E.A.C. 1945. Teacher at the City and Guilds School, Kennington.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II