Sir Walter Russell

1867–1949

Sir Walter Russell, 'Cordelia' exhibited 1930
Cordelia exhibited 1930
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Sir Max Beerbohm, 'The New English Art Club' 1907
Sir Max Beerbohm
The New English Art Club 1907
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Sir Walter Westley Russell CVO RA (31 May 1867 – 16 April 1949) was a British painter and art teacher. He became a member of the Royal Academy of Arts in 1926 and served as Keeper of the Royal Academy Schools from 1927 to 1942.

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