William (Will) Henry Dyson
(1880 - 1938)
William (Will) Henry Dyson was active/lived in Australia, England. William Dyson is known for illustration, political cartoons.
Biography William (Will) Henry Dyson
William (Will) Henry Dyson was an Australian illustrator and political cartoonist. He was born at Alfredton, near Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, the son of George Dyson, then a hawker and later a mining engineer, and his wife Jane, née Mayall. Dyson was educated at state schools at Ballarat and South Melbourne. Will's brother was Edward Dyson who supported the family at this time. An elder brother, Ambrose Dyson was a vigorous and able popular illustrator. Will followed in his brother's steps; before he was 21 one of his drawings was accepted by The Bulletin, and he then obtained an appointment on the Adelaide Critic as a black and white artist.
Dyson returned to Melbourne in 1902, and did a good deal of work for The
... Displaying 750 of 4975 characters.