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COMPTON, Edward Harrison (1881 - 1960), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COMPTON, Edward Harrison (1881 - 1960), Painter

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 11 October 1881, in Feldafing (Bavaria); died 1960, in Feldafing.

Painter. Landscapes, architectural views.

[not available online] [not available online]Edward Harrison Compton was the son of Edward Theodore Compton. He suffered from polio at the age of 20 and was confined to a wheelchair for the last 20 years of his life. He exhibited at the Royal Academy in London and

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