19 People in artist grouping:
Determined to set up an alternative to the academic position of the Royal Academy, in 1886, the New English Art Club was established by artists including Philip Wilson Steer and Sir George Clausen. The artists work was characterized by broad brush strokes, scenes of everyday life and the practice of working outside, Plein air, which they had witnessed while studying abroad in France. Walter Richard Sickert and Steer organised the first London Impressionist exhibition in 1889, in the Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly. James Abbott McNeill Whistler never exhibited with the group, but is considered to have heavily influenced British Impressionism with his rejection of traditional subject matter, composition and a finished surface. Likewise, John Singer Sargent, who had met and painted with Oscar-Claude Monet in France, brought many elements of French Impressionism into his portraits of British sitters.
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 2 portraits
Artist associated with 6 portraits
Painter and print-maker
Artist of 1 portrait
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sitter in 34 portraits | Artist associated with 3 portraits
Sitter in 19 portraits | Artist associated with 17 portraits
Critic, painter and gallery director
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Artist and teacher of art
Sitter in 24 portraits | Artist associated with 222 portraits
Portrait and landscape painter and muralist
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist associated with 72 portraits
Sitter associated with 21 portraits | Artist associated with 11 portraits
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist of 3 portraits
Sitter in 1 portrait
Painter, doctor and teacher
Sitter associated with 15 portraits | Artist of 29 portraits
Landscape and figure painter
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
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