William Russell (Sir William) Flint
(1880 - 1969)
William Russell (Sir William) Flint was active/lived in United Kingdom, Scotland, England. William Flint is known for painiting, printmaking and illustration.
In December 1969, Sir William Russell Flint died, aged 89, leaving
behind one of the finest and most sought after collections of
Born in Edinburgh, 4th April 1880, his remarkable talent was discovered at an early age.
been a student at the Royal Institution School of Art in Edinburgh, and
serving a six year apprenticeship at a large printing works, he decided
to move to London to become a medical illustrator at the age of 20.
In 1903 he joined the Illustrated London News, which took his talents to the far reaches of the British Empire thanks to its extensive distribution.
married Sibylle Sueter in 1905 and eventually became a freelance artist
in 1907, which lead him ... Displaying 750 of 2889 characters.