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WHITE, Ethelbert

Ethelbert White (1891-1972) studied at St John’s Wood Art School, 1911–12, early on becoming friends with advanced painters such as Mark Gertler and C R W Nevinson. White and Nevinson together painted a Futurist version of Hampstead Heath on Fair Day for the 1913 AAA exhibition. White exhibited with the LG and NEAC from 1916. First one-man show at the Paterson and Carfax Gallery in 1921. Illustrated a number of books, including Cyril Beaumont’s Impressions of the Russian Ballet, Richard Jefferies’ The Story of my Heart and Henry Thoreau’s Walden, indicating a love of the countryside which inspired many of his pictures. White was a regular exhibitor at the RA and RWS. Travelled widely in Ireland, France and Spain. Memorial exhibition Fine Art Society, 1979. Lived in London.


Woodlands SOLD

Watercolour on thin paper laid on card, measuring 25cm x 33cm. Signed twice bottom right. Provenance: Fry Art Gallery. Framed.