ANDREWS, Felix Emile

1888 - 1975

Born at Deptford, Greenwich, Kent on 12 April 1888, son of William Andrews, clerk in the India Office, and his wife Elisa Gabriella née [?], who was born in France. In 1891, a 2 year old living at Shardeloes Road, St Paul Deptford with his parents, 33 year old William and 33 year old Eliza, with siblings Louisa Michelle Gladys 4 and newly born Jeanne Rachel. In 1897 he entered South Norwood Primary School, Croydon and by 1911 was a 22 year old art student at the Royal Academy Schools, living at 64 Sprules Road, Brockley, St Paul Deptford with the family with the addition of a brother William Roland, born 1892 and a sister Germaine Alix Delphine, born 1894. He married at Deptford in 1914, Helen Crossman and served with the London Regiment in the 1st Artist's Rifles OTC during the First World War In 1923 he exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club from Brook Studio, Amberley, Surrey in 1923 two works, an oil 'On the South Downs' and a pen & watercolour 'April Evening'. He died at Richmond on Thames in 1975.




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