McEvoy, (Arthur) Ambrose (1878-1927) by Scholes, Robert

(Arthur) Ambrose McEvoy (1878 – 1927) He was born at Crudwell, Wiltshire. Encouraged by Whistler he entered the Slade School at an early age, and there became friendly with and . He joined the New English Art Club in 1902. He began painting interiors and urban landscapes but moved on to specialize in portraits. He married another Slade student, , in 1902. Augustus John Walter Sickert Mary Edwards

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