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Eric Craddy

 (born 1913)
Eric Haysom Craddy is active/lives in England.  Eric Craddy is known for marine painting.

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Eric Craddy


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.



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About  Eric Craddy

Born:  1913
Known for:  marine painting