Wikipedia entry
Introduction
Augustus Edwin John (4 January 1878 – 31 October 1961) was a Welsh painter, draughtsman, and etcher. For a time he was considered the most important artist at work in Britain: Virginia Woolf remarked that by 1908 the era of John Singer Sargent and Charles Wellington Furse "was over. The age of Augustus John was dawning." He was the younger brother of the painter Gwen John.
Wikidata
Q562540
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Getty record
Introduction
British painter; father of Gwyneth Johnstone. Comment on works: Portraits, Landscapes, still life
Nationalities
British, English, Welsh
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Graphic Artist, Portraitist, Painter, Sculptor
Names
Augustus John, Augustin Edwin John, Augustus Edwin John, Augustus Edwin (Sir) John, a. john, augustus john, John
Ulan
500018892
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