Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Alfred East

 (1849 - 1913)
Alfred East was active/lived in United Kingdom.  Alfred East is known for painting.

Alfred East

Sir Alfred Edward East was born in Kettering in Northamptonshire and studied at the Glasgow School of Art.  His romantic landscapes, with their tonal qualities, color, loose brushwork and softness of form, show the influence of the Barbizon School of Art.

He exhibited widely, and in 1906 he was elected President of the Royal Society of British Artists, a position he held until his death.  He was awarded a Knighthood in 1910 by King Edward VII.  East was elected an Associate of the Royal Academy in 1899, having been a regular exhibitor since 1883, and elected to full membership in 1913.

Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  Alfred East

Born:  1849
Died:   1913
Known for:  painting