Sir Frank William Brangwyn
(United Kingdom, 1867 - 1956)

Born in Bruges (Belgium) 1867 and died in Ditchling (Sussex, UK) 1956. Brangwyn was a printmaker, painter, draughtsman and designer. He was an official war artist during First World War and was one of the finest draughtsmen and a skilfull etcher and lithographer. His most famous commission was a series of large panels on the theme of the British empire for the British House of Lords (Palace of Westminster) and were completed in c 1930. However, they were considered too flamboyant for the House and are now installed in the Guildhall, Swansea.

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Name:Sir Frank William Brangwyn
Dates:1867 - 1956
Nationality:United Kingdom
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William Morris Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)35 artworks
Civic Collections - United Kingdom(United Kingdom)22 artworks
Dundee Art Gallery and Museum(United Kingdom - Dundee)16 artworks
Leeds Art Gallery(United Kingdom - Leeds)13 artworks
Christ's Hospital Foundation(United Kingdom - London)13 artworks
Private collection9 artworks
Amgueddfa Cymru - Cardiff(United Kingdom - Cardiff)8 artworks
Wolverhampton Art Gallery(United Kingdom - Wolverhampton)5 artworks
Royal Academy of Arts (Burlington House) - London(United Kingdom - London)4 artworks
Northampton Museum and Art Gallery(United Kingdom - Northampton)3 artworks
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre (GMRC)(United Kingdom - Glasgow)3 artworks

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This person died fewer than 70 years ago (in 1956).

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