Joseph William Carey
(1859 - 1937)
Joseph William Carey was active/lived in Ireland. Joseph Carey is known for seascape, landscape and history paintings, illustration.
Joseph W Carey RUA (Seascapes, Landscapes and Illustrations) (1859-1937)
Born in County Down, the son of the Rev JW Carey, a Moravian Minister, Joseph Carey trained as an illustrator with the publishers Marcus Ward & Co. When the company went bankrupt in 1899, he set up a business in Belfast (Carey & Thomson) specializing in high quality illuminated addresses, presentation albums, and book plates.
A prolific sketcher, he showed his illustrations and landscapes at exhibitions of the Belfast Ramblers Sketching Club (of which he was a founder member), and the Water Colour Society of Ireland, in Dublin. He also exhibited at the Royal Hibernian Academy in Dublin, contributing a total of 26 works between 1915 an ... Displaying 750 of 1474 characters.