Artist biography

Arthur HACKER 1858–1919

Painter of religious subjects, genre and portraits. Born 25 September 1858 in London, son of a line engraver; studied at the R.A. Schools 1876–80 and at the Atelier Bonnat in Paris. Travelled in Spain and North Africa. Exhibited at the R.A. from 1878, A.R.A, 1894, R.A. 1910. Died in London 12 November 1919.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I