George Worsley Adamson
(1913 - 2005)
George Worsley Adamson was active/lived in New York / United Kingdom. George Adamson is known for book illustration, cartoon, etching.
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Biography George Worsley Adamson
The following is submitted by John Adamson, son of the artist, March 2005:
The following was submitted March 2005 by Peter Adamson, son of the artist.
PRESS RELEASE: March 9, 2005
George Adamson, the illustrator and humorist, dies at 92
George Worsley Adamson, the illustrator and humorist, died peacefully on March 5th, bringing to an end a long and prolific career as an artist observing the frolics, follies and foibles of mankind through humorous drawings and sympathetic illustration work.
Born in 1913 in the Bronx, New York City, he was the son of a Glaswegian engineer who was working for the IRT (Interboro-Rapid Transit Co.). After the death of his mother in 1921, Adamson emigrated to England on the "SS