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George Leon Little, 1862-1941

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1862
Place of Birth: London
Date of Death: 1941
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Identity:

George Leon Little was a landscape and portrait painter.

Life:

Little exhibited in London at the Royal Academy, Goupil Galleries, New English Art Club and Society of British Artists, a society which had elected JW its President in 1886, as well as at the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool.

In 1889 Little was among those invited to a dinner organised by W. C. Symons to congratulate JW on becoming an Honorary Member of the Royal Academy of Munich, a dinner which was to be held at the Criterion in Piccadilly on 1 May (#00631).

Bibliography:

Johnson, J., and A. Gruetzner, Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940 Woodbridge, 1980 http://www.getty.edu/research (accessed 2003).