Artist biography

Sydney W. CARLINE 1888–1929

Landscape and portrait painter, etcher and designer of medals. Born 14 August 1888 in London, son of the painter George F. Carline. Studied at the Slade School 1907–10 and in Paris. Served with his brother Richard in Italy and the Near East 1914–18; Official War Artist with the R.A.F. in 1918. First one-man exhibition, with his brother, at the Goupil Gallery 1920, where a second exhibition was held in 1929. Ruskin Master of Drawing, Oxford, 1921–9. Contributed illustrations to T. E. Lawrence's Revolt in the Desert 1926. Member of the London Group 1924. Died in London 14 February 1929.

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