Artist biography

Arthur WARDLE 1864–1949

Painter of animals and birds in oil, pastel and watercolour. Born 5 February 1864 in London; studied privately and at the Zoo. Exhibited at the R.A. 1880–1935. Member of the Pastel Society 1911; R.I. 1922. First one-man exhibition at the Fine Art Society 1931. Died in London 16 July 1949.

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