Artist biography

Harry MORLEY 1881–1943

Painter of classical compositions, illustrator and engraver. Born 5 April 1881 in Leicester. Studied architecture at Leicester c. 1909–11 and at the R.C.A.; won a travelling scholarship and later took up painting. Visited Italy frequently 1904–11; in Paris 1908. Illustrated books by E. V. Lucas. Exhibited at the R.A. from 1909; A.R.A. 1936. Died 18 September 1943 in London.

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