WHITMORE, (Bryan) Walter Robert Bryan

1836 - 1903

As Walter Robert Bryan Whitmore, he was born at Kennington, Surrey in November 1836 and baptised at St Mark's Kennington on 14 June 1837, son of Thomas Greenslade Whitmore and his wife Ann Maria née Archer, who married at Camberwell, Surrey on 22 April 1825. He married at Newington, Surrey in 1865, Henrietta Crawley and in 1871 a 'landscape painter' living at Erica Cottage, Bunker Hill, Woking, Surrey with his 38 year old wife Henrietta. Under the name of Bryan Whitmore, a painter of landscape and coastal scenes and exhibited from 1871, at the Royal Academy 1882-1897; Royal Society of British Artists; New Water Colour Society and Grosvenor Gallery, London including 'Cromer' (1862), 'The Flowing Tide' (1887) and 'Bude Sands' (1897) from addresses in Chertsey, Shepperton and Southwold where he is remembered as a very keen golfer and is represented in the 'Gooding Collection' at Southwold Town Hall with a painting of the Blyth Estuary of 1887. In 1901 an artist living at The Grove, Managate Lane, Shepperton and died in 1903, aged 66.




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