Dame Ethel Walker

1861–1951

Biography

Dame Ethel Walker, ‘Self-Portrait’ ?exhibited 1930
Dame Ethel Walker
Self-Portrait ?exhibited 1930
© Tate

Dame Ethel Walker DBE ARA (9 June 1861 – 2 March 1951) was a Scottish painter of portraits, flower-pieces, sea-pieces and decorative compositions. Her work shows the influence of Impressionism, Puvis de Chavannes, Gauguin and Asian art.

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Artworks

Artist as subject

Further reading

Article

A Queer Little History of Art: The Excursion of Nausicaa

Discover a queer reading of art history through Ethel Walker's The Excursion of Nausicaa

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