Artist biography

Walter T. MONNINGTON b. 1902

Mural painter. Born 2 October 1902 in London. Studied at the Slade School 1918–23; Rome Scholar 1923–6. Married the painter Winifred Knights 1924. Executed a decoration for St Stephen's Hall, Westminster, 1928, the new Council House, Bristol, 1956, etc. A.R.A. 1931; R.A. 1938. Taught drawing at the R.A. Schools 1931–9. Joined the staff of the Slade School 1949.

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