ARTIST: Edward Wilkins Waite (British, 1854 - 1924). No visible inpaint under UV light. SIGHT SIZE: 21 x 17 inches / 53 x 43 cm. Edward Wilkins Waite RBA was a prolific English landscape painter. Waite was born in Leatherhead, Surrey, the son of the Rev.
Edward Waite, MA, and his wife Cleopha Julia (nee Dukes) - there were six sons and two daughters in total. His grandfather William Watkin Waite was a miniaturist, his father an amateur watercolourist, and three of his brothers - Charles, Harold and Arthur - also became artists. He was educated at the Mansion House Grammar School in Leatherhead.
In 1874 he travelled to Ontario, Canada, to work as a lumberjack. On his return he took up painting as a profession, exhibiting often at the Royal Academy, London, from 1878 to 1919. They had one son and two daughters. They lived at Peaslake and Abinger Hammer, in Surrey, before moving to Woolhampton in Berkshire in 1910. They moved back to Surrey and then East Sussex in 1915.
Waite died in Fittleworth, Sussex, in 1924. Waite was a landscape painter and worked in oils. Much of his output depicts rural scenes in his native Surrey.TO ADD ME TO YOUR FAVOURITE SELLERS LIST. If an item is listed like USED it can be dirty.
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