Eric Haysom Craddy
Eric Haysom Craddy is active/lives in England. Eric Craddy is known for marine painting.
The following information is from the Bristol Savages*, a Bristol, England art association founded in 1904 and still active.
Born 1913, Eric Craddy won a choral scholarship to Bristol Cathedral School. Then he
moved to the Bristol School of Arts under R. E. J. Bush. He apprenticed as a
designer with Mardon, Son and Hall.
Craddy worked on original sketches for sets
of cigarette cards, the last, just before World War II, being a series
of 50 on The Story of Navigation. He became an Artist Member of the Savages
in 1937, but joined the Territorial Army in 1938 and was commissioned into the
RASC and served in the Middle East in Iraq and Syria. He was seconded to the
2nd New Zealand Division in the Western Dese ... Displaying 750 of 2285 characters.