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AUSTIN, Robert Sargent (1895 - 1973), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AUSTIN, Robert Sargent (1895 - 1973), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 23 June 1895, in Leicester; died 19 September 1973.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver (etching), lithographer. Genre scenes, portraits, landscapes, figures, animals.

[not available online]The brother of Frederick George Austin, Robert Sargent Austin trained at Leicester Art School and at the Royal College of Art under Sir Frank Short from 1914 to 1916 and 1919 to 1922. He later

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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