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JEFFERYS, Charles William (1869 - 1951), Painter, watercolourist, illustrator, caricaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JEFFERYS, Charles William (1869 - 1951), Painter, watercolourist, illustrator, caricaturist

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Canadian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 August 1869, in Rochester, England; died 8 October 1951, in Toronto.

Painter, watercolourist, illustrator, caricaturist. Landscapes. Murals.

Charles William Jefferys emigrated with his family from England to Philadelphia in 1875, then to Ontario in around 1878, and settled in Toronto in 1881.

He began work as a newspaper illustrator in Toronto in 1889, notably

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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