Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Deryck Foster

 (1924 - 2012)
Deryck Arthur Foster was active/lived in United Kingdom.  Deryck Foster is known for marine painting.

Biography   Deryck Foster


Following is the obituary of the artist, published January 8, 2012 in The Telegraph, London

Born in Bournemouth on March 4 1924, Deryck Arthur Foster learned to sail around Christchurch when he was a child. He was educated at The King's School, Canterbury, and Bournemouth Technical College, where he studied Commercial Art. During the Second World War he served as a fitter in the RAF, repairing and testing engines in Lancaster bombers before being posted to India, where he worked on Liberators, Vultee Vigilants and Dakotas, and painted all the sets for the base theatre.

The war over, Foster went to the Central School of Arts and Crafts in London and met Denise Chuter, the daughter of a BP executive. They married in 1949,   ...  Displaying 750 of 2908 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Deryck Foster


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Duke of Edinburgh racing the Queen`s Dragon yacht D K192 "Blubottle" with Britannia in the background
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Deryck Foster

Consider a subscription!  More info



A HARBOUR AT SUNSET
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Deryck Foster

Consider a subscription!  More info



Yarmouth, Isle of Wight
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Deryck Foster

Consider a subscription!  More info