(1915 - 1985)
David Rolt was active/lived in United Kingdom. David Rolt is known for paintings.
Biography David Rolt
David Rolt (1915 - 1985) was born in Yorkshire and educated at Lancing.
After studying painting at the Chelsea Polytechnic and the Central
School of Art, he spent a further three years at the Slade. Working
mostly as a portrait painter, he held his first solo exhibition in Cape
Town, South Africa in 1936. After attracting the attention of art dealer
Jack Baer, Rolt went on to hold a further four exhibitions at the
Hazlitt Gallery between 1947 and 1956, with another three exhibitions to
follow at the Adams Gallery (1958), Istanbul (1966) and New York
(1973).Best known, perhaps, for his portraits of celebrated figures
including the likes of Lord Audley and Winston Churchill, this
collection of pictures offers an insight in
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