Philip Wilson Steer(1860-1942), Painter
Sitter in 14 portraits
Artist of 3 portraits
Steer, who trained as a painter in Paris, was a founder-member of the New English Art Club in 1886, and a leading exponent of Impressionist landscape and figure painting in England. He taught at the Slade, (1893-1930), and his later work explored the landscape tradition of Turner and Constable.
by Frederick Cole
albumen cabinet card, circa 1900