Friday, March 27, 2015

George Atkinson

[Ireland] (b 1880/d 1941)

After attending the Cork's Art School , George won a Scholarship to study in the South Kensington Art School in London..  while in London, he visited Paris and Munich; After returning to Dublin, he was assistant Professor in the Dublin Metropolitan School of Art , for 4 years, before becoming Professor in 1918 , activity he maintained until his death...
at the same time he continued his Artistic life with works in Painting, etching , engraving  and design...He was latter appointed as National Gallery Director...


Ireland 1931 "200th Anniversary of the Royal Dublin Society" (1) [Typo] Sc(84)

Ireland 1939 "150th Anniversary of US Constitution and Installation of 1st US President" (2,1) [Typo] Sc(103,104)

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