Denis Mathews 1913-1997

Artist biography

Denis MATHEWS b. 1913

Landscape painter, draughtsman and critic. Born 18 August 1913 in London, son of the Canadian artist Richard George Mathews. Studied at the Slade School 1930–3 and 1935–6. First one-man show at the Leicester Galleries 1947; has also exhibited at the Redfern Gallery and Agnew's. Secretary of the C.A.S. 1946–56. Has travelled widely, including visits to France, China and Morocco.

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