Reference Entry

BIRLEY, Oswald Hornby Joseph (1880 - 1952), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BIRLEY, Oswald Hornby Joseph (1880 - 1952), Painter

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

British, 20th century, male.

Born 31 March 1880, in Auckland, New Zealand; died 6 May 1952.

Painter. Nudes, portraits, landscapes.

Sir Oswald Hornby Joseph Birley was the pupil of Marcel Baschet at the Académie Julian in Paris. Influenced by William Bouguereau, his portraits and studies of nudes were shown until 1932 at the Salon des Artistes Français, where he was awarded an honourable mention in 1903 and

Reference Entry.  621 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.