(1927 - 2000)
William Papas was active/lived in New York / United Kingdom. William Papas is known for genre, animal painting, illustrations, cartoons.
Biography William Papas
William Papas' art earned him his first prize at the age of seven. Since then, he has won international acclaim with his drawings and watercolors, many of which are included in private and corporate collections throughout the world.
Papas was born in South Africa, the son of Greek immigrants. After studying at the Beckenham School of Art and St. Martin's School of Art in London, he began his career as an artist/reporter for the Cape Times. Papas next moved to England where he was a political cartoonist for several leading British publications, becoming the "toast of Europe," before he tired of the rat race 10 years later, and moved to Greece where he began painting. There, Papas found him
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