Jack MERRIOTT, (1901-1968) Modern British
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Jack MERRIOTT, (1901-1968)

Fishing under Bridge


Oil on Canvas
20x24in (50.8x61cm)

About the Artist

Jack MERRIOTT (1901-1968)

Jack MERRIOTT 1901-1968 Painter, poster designer, illustrator and teacher. Studied at Croydon School of Art and St Martin’s School of Art.

He was a member of the Wapping Group of Artists, of which for a time he was vice-president; Croydon Art Society; Langham Sketch Club; and St Ives Society of Artists.

Exhibited RA, ROI, RI, RWA and RBA. Bradford City Art Gallery and Sunderland Museum and Art Gallery hold his work, which is characterised by a breezy freshness, crisp, with well-controlled colour. Lived at Polperro, Cornwall, an area he often painted.

Courtesy of The Dictionary of Artists in Britain Since 1945 by David Buckman, published by Art Dictionaries Ltd.,1989.


Modern British

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