John William Waterhouse
(1849 - 1917)
John William Waterhouse was active/lived in England, Italy. John Waterhouse is known for pre-raphaelite female mythology figure painting.
John William Waterhouse was an English Pre-Raphaelite painter who is
most famous for his depictions of female characters from Greek and
Waterhouse was one of the final Pre-Raphaelite artists, being most
productive in the latter decades of the 19th century and early decades
of the 20th, long after the era of the Pre-Raphaelite
Brotherhood. Because of this, he has been referred to as "the
modern Pre-Raphaelite". Also he incorporated techniques borrowed
from the French Impressionists into his work.
Waterhouse was born in the city of Rome to the British painters William
and Isabella Waterhouse in 1849, in the same year that the members of
the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, including D ... Displaying 750 of 6100 characters.