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WHEATLEY, John Laviers (1892 - 1955), Painter, engraver, curator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WHEATLEY, John Laviers (1892 - 1955), Painter, engraver, curator

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 23 January 1892, in Abergavenny, Wales; died 17 November 1955, in London.

Painter, engraver (etching), curator. Portraits, landscapes.

John Wheatley studied under Stanhope Forbes and Walter Sickert at the Slade School of Fine Art in London. During World War I, he undertook works for the War Artists Advisory Committee. He taught at the Slade School of Art from 1920 to

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