Artist biography

Ethelbert WHITE b. 1891

Landscape painter, poster designer, illustrator and wood engraver. Born 26 February 1891 at Isleworth. Studied at St John's Wood School of Art 1911–12. Exhibited at the London Group from 1916 (member the same year) and also at the N.E.A.C. from 1916 (member 1921). First one-man exhibition at the Paterson and Carfax Gallery 1921. A.R.W.S. 1933, R.W.S. 1939. Worked mainly in England but also in Ireland, the south of France and Spain. Illustrated several books, including C. W. Beaumont's Impressions of the Russian Ballet, IV, VI and VII, 1919, and The Story of My Heart by Richard Jeffries 1923.

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