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APPERLEY, George or Jorge Owen Wynne (1884 - 1960), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
APPERLEY, George or Jorge Owen Wynne (1884 - 1960), Painter, watercolourist

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British, 20th century, male.

Active in Spain.

Born 17 June 1884, in Ventnor (Isle of Wight); died 1960, in Tangier.

Painter, watercolourist. Figure compositions, mythological subjects.

Symbolism.

Apperley was born into a military and puritanical family, and had to fight family opposition to his artistic calling. In 1917, he went to live in Granada, Spain. Until then, he had exhibited at the London Royal

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