(1891 - 1968)
Christopher Perkins was active/lived in United Kingdom. Christopher Perkins is known for painting.
Biography Christopher Perkins
Christopher Edward Perkins was born in 1891 in England. He was the
second son of John Edward Sharman Perkins, an agricultural engineer, and
his wife, Margaret Charlotte Long. He was educated at Gresham's School,
Holt and the Heatherley School of Art in London, in 1907, an academy in
Rome in 1908, and the Slade School of Fine Art, where his fellow
students included Dora Carrington, Mark Gertler, Stanley Spencer and C.
R. W. Nevinson.
By 1914 he launched his professional career, but joined the British
army at the outbreak of the First World War, rising to the rank of
acting captain. He then returned to painting, and in the 1920s he and
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