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Alfred Pearse

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Full Name  Alfred Pearse
Nationality  British

Name  Alfred Pearse
Died  1933
Alfred Pearse
Education  West London School of Art
Known for  Painting and Illustrating
Notable work  Spirit of War 1915 The Angel of Mons 1915 St George 1915

Alfred Pearse (20 May 1855 – 1933) was an English cartoonist and campaigner, also known as A Patriot. Pearse was a fourth generation artist and son of celebrated decorative artist J.S. Pearse. He studied at West London School of Art and gained numerous prizes for drawing.

Alfred Pearse Historical articles and illustrations Blog Archive Alfred Pearse

Pearse designed posters campaigning for women's suffrage. He drew a weekly cartoon for Votes for Women from 1909, and was also regularly published in The Illustrated London News, Boy's Own Paper and Punch. With Laurence Housman, he set up the Suffrage Atelier.

Alfred Pearse The Smugglers Cave reproduction by Alfred Pearse Artchivecom

Pearse produced various artworks, cartoons and propaganda related to British efforts in World War One.

He was a wood engraver, book illustrator and art critic, including for the Manchester Guardian.

References

Alfred Pearse Wikipedia


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