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GODWARD, John William (1861 - 1922), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GODWARD, John William (1861 - 1922), Painter

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1861, in Battersea (London); died 1922, in Fulham (London).

Painter. Figures, local scenes, genre scenes.

[not available online]John William Godward was active in Wimbledon and exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1887. In 1902, he participated in the Autumn Exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool. He painted characters, mainly women, drawn from ancient Greek and Roman life

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