Oswald (Robert Oswald) Moser
(1874 - 1953)
Oswald (Robert Oswald) Moser was active/lived in United Kingdom, England, France. Oswald Moser is known for landscape and portrait painting, illlustration, camouflage art.
Oswald Moser was active/lived in London and Paris. He is known as a painter, illustrator, writer and camouflage artist.
Oswald Moser (his full name at birth was Robert Oswald Moser) was born in London in 1874. His training as an artist began in the same city at St John’s Wood Art School (called The Wood). He began to exhibit professionally in 1904, and enjoyed success in subsequent years, including an Honorable Mention (1907) and a Silver Medal (1922) at the Paris Salon. A writer as well as an artist, he sometimes illustrated his own stories.
During World War I, he served as a lieutenant in the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve, during which he was an important contributor to the development of disruptive ship camouflage (called “d ... Displaying 750 of 2789 characters.