RUTHERFORD, Ronald Kerr

1913 - 2004

Southwold, Suffolk

Born at Banstead, Epsom, Surrey on 17 July 1913, third son of Henry Kerr Rutherford (1886-1972), director of Partnerfirma von A. M. Luther AG, and his wife Dorothea Elizabeth Olga née Luther (1890-1956). At the age of 18 he spent some time living in Estonia in the studio of a Russian artist, with whom he studied icon painting. He then trained at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London after which he practiced as an architect in England and in Rhodesia before retiring in 1973. For the following years he concentrated on his art, living at Southwold, Suffolk and was a member of the Southwold Art Circle. He later moved away and died at Forest Row, East Sussex on 22 November 2004.




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