(1893 - 1951)
Evan J. Walters was active/lived in New York / England. Evan Walters is known for portrait, genre, landscape painting.
Biography Evan Walters
"Evan Walters (1893-1951), was born 6 Jan. 1893 in the Welcome Inn, Mynydd-bach, Llangyfelach, near Swansea, son of Welsh-speaking parents, Thomas Walters and his wife Elizabeth (née Thomas ). After attending the village school at Llangyfelach, he became an apprentice painter-decorator at Morriston, Swansea. In 1910 he entered the Swansea School of Art, then under Grant Murray. He went on to Regent Street Polytechnic and the Royal Academy in London. Fearing that the World War would interrupt his work, he emigrated to America in 1916, but there he was called upon when America entered the war. Rejected for military service, he became a camouflage painter. After the war he returned to Swansea to resume his a
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