Artist biography

Yeend KING 1855–1924

Landscape and genre painter in oil and watercolour. Born 21 August 1855 in London. Apprenticed for three years to the firm of O'Connor, glass painters; afterwards studied painting under William Bromley, and in Paris under Bonnat and Cormon. Exhibited at the R.A. from 1876; member of the R.B.A. 1879; member and, later, Vice-President of the R.I. 1886; member of the R.O.I. Died in London 10 June 1924.

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