Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 John Victor Emms  (1912 - 1993)

About: John Victor Emms
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Biography*

Exhibits - current  
 

Discussion board

Send me updates

 
    Signature Examples*  
 
Buy and Sell: John Victor Emms
  For sale ads

Auction results*

 
  Wanted ads Auctions upcoming for him*  
  Dealers Place a classified ad  
 
Lived/Active: United Kingdom      Known for: Landscape painting

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription

Available for John Victor Emms:

Biographical information (John Emms)

yes

Auction records - upcoming / past (John Emms)

4

Discussion board entries (John Emms)

0

Image examples of works (John Emms)

4

Please send me Alert Updates for John Victor Emms (free)
What is an alert list?

Ad Code: 4
AskART Artist
from Auction House Records.
CRICKET IN THE PARK, BROCKHAM GREEN
Artwork images are copyright of the artist or assignee
This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Please note: Artists not classified as American in our database may have limited biographical data compared to the extensive information about American artists.

John Victor Emms (1912–1993)

He was an English landscape painter, who worked chiefly in oils and watercolors.

John Victor Emms was born in Bordon near Aldershot on February 13, 1912.  His father, also called John Emms, was enrolled in the British armed forces.  He studied art at Woolwich Polytechnic Art School under A. Buckley and L.S.M. Prince from 1930–34, Hornsey School of Art under A.S.H. Mills and F. Mitchell from 1946–48 and later at Goldsmiths' College School of Art from 1948-49.

In 1948 he was awarded the Art Teachers Diploma and subsequently went on to teach at Raine's Foundation Grammar School and Woolwich Polytechnic Secondary Art School.

He lived in Leatherhead, Surrey, and signed his work "John V. Emms" to distinguish himself from the Victorian artist with the same name.

John Victor Emms exhibited widely in the United Kingdom.  Two paintings titled Ramsgate and Mediterranean Harbour were exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1953 and 1958.  Three of his paintings were purchased by Brighton Museum & Art Gallery with assistance from the Wilson Bequest in 1968.

Source:
wikipedia.org

** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at registrar@AskART.com.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists