Artist biography

Frank DADD 1851–1929

Painter and illustrator of romantic historical genre in oils and watercolour. Born 28 March 1851 in London. Studied at the R.C.A. and R.A. Schools. Worked for The Illustrated London News 1878–84 and later for The Graphic. Exhibited at the R.A. occasionally between 1878 and 1912; member of the R.I. 1884 and R.O.I. 1888; also exhibited at the R.B.A. Lived latterly in Devonshire and died in Teignmouth 7 March 1929.

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