School of Art

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School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Evan John Walters

Born: 1893, UK, Wales, Swansea, Mynydd-bach   Died: 1951, London

Painter. Brought up in Llangyfelach near Swansea. Studied at Swansea School of Art, 1910-13, and the Royal Academy, 1914-15. Emigrated briefly to America where he served as a camouflage painter in the First World War, 1916-18. Patronised by Mrs Winifred Coombe Tennant of Cadoxton, Neath. He painted landscapes and portraits of miners and politicians, the latter including sitters such as Ramsay MacDonald, Lloyd George and Lord Balfour. After 1936 he experimented with multiple and peripheral vision effects

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Flowers on Striped Background OP101 Oil Paintings

Middleton, Rossilli, Gower OP102 Oil Paintings

Mistress and Maid OP103 Oil Paintings

Red Rambler Rose OP100 Oil Paintings