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DRYSDALE, George Russell (1912 - 1981), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DRYSDALE, George Russell (1912 - 1981), Painter, draughtsman

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British, 20th century, male.

Active in Australia.

Born 1912, in Bognor Regis (Sussex); died 1981, in New South Wales, Australia.

Painter, draughtsman. Landscapes, urban landscapes.

[not available online]George Russell Drysdale was 12 years old when his parents decided to emigrate to Australia. When he was about 20 Drysdale attended art school in Melbourne, studying under George Bell. From his first exhibition, which won critical acclaim,

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