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ROBERTS, William Goodridge (1904 - 1974), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROBERTS, William Goodridge (1904 - 1974), Painter, watercolourist

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Canadian, 20th century, male.

Born September 1904, in Barbados, to Anglo-Canadian parents; died 28 January 1974, in Montreal.

Painter, watercolourist. Figures, nudes, landscapes, seascapes, still-lifes.

Roberts came from a literary family of English-speaking Canadians and travelled back and forth between Europe and North America during his childhood. After two years of boredom from 1924-1926, he left the Montreal School of Fine Arts and took classes

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