William CARTER 1863–1939
Portrait, animal and still-life painter. Born 4 February 1863 at Swaffham, Norfolk, son of Samuel John Carter, painter, and brother of Howard Carter, the Egyptologist. Studied at the R.A. Schools and exhibited regularly at the R.A. from 1883 and at the Paris Salon 1889–1908. R.P. 1915 and R.B.A. 1884. Died at Swaffham 20 December 1939.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I