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OULESS, Walter William (1848 - 1933), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OULESS, Walter William (1848 - 1933), Painter

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 21 September 1848, in St Helier (Jersey), Channel Islands; died 25 December 1933.

Painter. Portraits.

Walter Ouless went to London in 1864, where he attended the Royal Academy. He abandoned genre painting, which he had focused on at the beginning of his career, to devote himself entirely to portraiture, on the advice of Sir John Everett Millais. He was a

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