Tom Browne RBA RI RMS (1870 - 1910) ink illustration drawing. 35.5 cm x 35.5 cm framed.
Tom Browne was an popular English strip cartoonist, painter and illustrator of the late Victorian and Edwardian period. He was born in Nottingham on 8 December 1870 and attended St Marys National School. In 1895, he moved to London where he made his name with the comic strip Weary Willie and Tired Tim , inspired by Don Quixote and Sancho Panza, which appeared in the periodicals Chips from 1896 to 1953.
Greatly in demand as an illustrator of periodicals and annuals both in Britain and the Uni. Ted States, he travelled widely as a special artist for the Graphic. Introduced to the Langham Sketching Club by Dudley Hardy soon after his arrival in London, he left it to help found the London Sketch Club, was made a Royal illustrator and in 1907 acted as its President.His cartoons appeared in Punch, The Tatler and others. His comic, Dan Leno, Portrayed the Victorian English music hall comedian. And appeared in Dan Leno's Comic Journal in 1898. Echoes of his impudent urchins can still be seen in The Beano and The Dandy. He was also a member of the Savage Club. Working in oil and watercolour as well as in pen and ink, he exhibited at the Royal Society of British Artists (1898), the Royal Society of Miniature Painters (1900) and the Royal Institute of Painters in Water-Colour (1901). He died on 16 March 1910 just 39 years old and was buried with military honours at Shooters's Hill. The item "Tom Browne RBA RI RMS (1870 1910) original ink illustration drawing" is in sale since Saturday, April 6, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Art Drawings". The seller is "davicapli0" and is located in East Grinstead. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.: No